Parker County officials are on the hunt for a serial arsonist. Since December of 2010 there have been eight fires intentionally set in one Weatherford neighborhood.
Cameron Todd Willingham was executed seven years ago for setting the 1991 blaze at his home in Corsicana.
The ruling in the 1991 fire at Willingham’s home led to his execution. Since then, experts concluded that the fire was an accident.
Parker County officials, along with the Texas Rangers, have located a woman missing after her home was burned to the ground. Lois Marie Pearson was found in Corsicana, where she had been held captive for 13 days.
After more than two years, the Texas Department of Public Safety and the Texas Ranger Division have announced they have identified several “persons of interest” in the 2008 governor’s mansion fire in Austin.
Two men already sentenced to life in prison over five church fires in East Texas have pleaded guilty to more blazes.
There is still no report on whether the arson investigation used to convict and execute Cameron Todd Willingham was flawed, and it looks like there won’t be for a while.
The case of Cameron Todd Willingham, convicted of the arson deaths of his children and executed, returns to the Texas Forensic Science Commission.
Two men already sentenced to life in prison for torching a series of East Texas churches face new arson charges.
The execution of a Texas man for the fire deaths of his three small children is coming under renewed scrutiny.
The arson-damaged Texas Governor’s Mansion is getting a new roof as part of $26 million in renovations. Restoration officials have made a surprising discovery
Five fires in less than a month, and two within 24 hours, all at the same DeSoto apartment complex.