Missing Texas Woman’s Remains Found In Field, Husband Arrested

LUBBOCK (May 31,2014) Danny Jordan, 65, was in the Lubbock County Detention Center Saturday charged with murder in the death of his 62-year-old wife, whose remains were discovered in a field near Lubbock.

On Friday, Lubbock County’s medical examiner identified the remains, which were found in a field northwest of Lubbock, as those of Shelley Myers Jordan, who had been missing since Monday.

The medical examiner said the cause and manner of Jordan's death is still being investigated.

Shelley Jordan was granted guardianship of her husband, who was found mentally incapacitated in 2011, according to court records.