LUFKIN (August 19, 2013)—Two people were in custody Monday and authorities were seeking a third after a body was found in a burning truck in East Texas.
Lufkin police say Kristine Maldonado Garcia was arrested Saturday by St. Landry Parish sheriff’s deputies about 70 miles west of Baton Rouge, La.
She was held on a murder warrant pending extradition.
Daniel Andres Muniz of Winnie was arrested Saturday in Anahuac on a charge of tampering with evidence and was held without bond in the Chambers County jail.
Police were still looking for Miguel Monsivais, 22, of Lufkin who’s named in a murder warrant.
First responders found a man's body last Wednesday in a burning vehicle in Lufkin.
Police have not yet released the name of the victim or a possible motive for his slaying.