LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — A 28-year-old man has been arrested on charges relating to the death of four young children in a West Texas house fire.
The Lubbock County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement Thursday that Wesley Lance Harvey was being held on charges that include abandoning or endangering a child.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
Sheriff’s Capt. Joseph Gilliam declined to explain Harvey’s relationship to the four children, any preliminary indication of what caused the fire or provide any other details.READ MORE: Plane Down Near Houston Executive Airport, No One Killed
Deputies responded late Wednesday to the fire at a mobile home west of the city of Lubbock.
Deputies and other first responders found the children inside the home and attempted life-saving measures, but none could be revived.
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