FBI, Texas Rangers Join Investigation Of Girl’s Death

SAGINAW (July 3, 2013)—The FBI and Texas Rangers have joined local authorities in trying to reconstruct the last hours of the life of a young girl whose body was found wrapped in a tarp and lying in an intersection in a residential neighborhood.

Two teenagers found the body Monday evening.

One of them said her hands and feet were bound and her head was covered with a plastic shopping bag.

Authorities identified the girl Wednesday as Alanna Gallagher.

She was 6.

The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office was scheduled to perform an autopsy Wednesday.