Austin authorities say a 57-year-old babysitter intentionally set a man’s house on fire while watching his twin 5-year-old boys.
Prosecutors say Jeremy Lee Sappington shot Verna Sarten in the head then tried to set fire to the house.
A Central Texas jury deliberates for a second day punishment of a woman convicted of arson in the bathtub burning death of her husband.
Fire has destroyed an East Texas school bus that was parked for the weekend and investigators questioned two men who could face arson charges.
A South Texas man whose 2-year-old grandson was found dead in a burned-out pickup truck has been accused of starting the fire.
A former Central Texas minister has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in a plea deal over a 2011 mobile home fire that left his wife dead.
A Central Texas man has been charged with starting a fire that destroyed several under-construction condominiums in a $6 million housing project.
Investigators say a 12-year-old boy has been charged with arson after a Central Texas mobile home fire left an 8-year-old boy dead and a woman hurt.
Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with a several arson cases in the Memorial area.
A suspected arsonist was arrested early Friday following a fire at a feed store that killed several animals.