A man accused of killing five people – including burning one to death – was arrested early Tuesday after an hours-long search in Terrell, police said.
An 18-year-old former student and football player at Krum High School is accused of burglary and arson. William ‘Caz’ Wojciak remained in the Denton County jail Friday evening, on $300,000 bond.
A former Krum High School football quarterback is in police custody. William Wojciak has been charged with burglary and intent to commit other crimes, possibly arson.
Investigators are asking for public’s help after a fifth suspicious fire was ignited overnight in the Grayhawk subdivision.
A witness told police they saw Michael Johnson set a bucket between his neighbor’s cars, light it and return to his parent’s house.
Michael Alex Johnson, 32, of Arlington, faces arson and false alarm charges. He is being held on a $2 million bond.
A 17-year-old and 15-year-old face charges of arson and criminal mischief related to three structure fires that occurred on March 24 at unfinished home construction sites.
Police and residents in McKinney are on the look out for arsonists. Over the past couple months, they’ve hit more than a half dozen times. Each attack is becoming more brazen than the one before.
Sunset High School in Dallas was evacuated after a student started a fire in the boys bathroom on Friday. No one was injured.
The family of a man convicted and executed for an arson murder, based on what scientists now say was faulty evidence, is asking the Board of Pardons and Parole to review the case.
Christopher Graham has been sentenced to 75 years in prison for assisting in another man’s death from a drug overdose and trying to conceal the crime by setting fire to a home.
A review of old Texas arson cases that advocacy groups hope will help overturn wrongful convictions may produce it first results in January.