PLANO (CBS11) – A suspicious fire at a Plano apartment building has turned into an arson and attempted murder investigation.READ MORE: Robust Mosquito Season Predicted For North Texas
According to court documents, a mother may have set the fire to cover up the severe abuse of her son.
It happened at the Preston Creek Apartments on Preston Road Wednesday morning.READ MORE: Juneteenth Being Celebrated At Various Events Throughout North Texas Saturday
The mother died in the fire.
Her 5-year-old son survived, but investigators said his throat was slashed and his skull was fractured.MORE NEWS: Water Main Break Impacting Traffic In Downtown Fort Worth
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