Third Man Arrested in Dallas Burned Bodies Case

The bodies were found in the trunk of a car burning in a wooded area in Oak Cliff December 18

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    Dallas Police
    Daryl Dotson, 19, was arrested in connection with two bodies found burning in a wooded area of Oak Cliff, he's the third suspect arrested in the case.

    Dallas police have arrested a third suspect over the apparent drug-related killing of two men whose bodies were in the trunk of a burning car in Oak Cliff.

    Bond has been set at $2 million for 19-year-old Daryl Dotson of Dallas on two counts of capital murder. Electronic jail records Monday did not list an attorney for Dotson, who was captured Saturday at an apartment.

    Bodies Found in Burned Car

    [DFW] Bodies Found in Burned Car
    Dallas Fire-Rescue put out a car fire then homicide detectives moved in to investigate two bodies found inside a 2006 Crown Victoria in Oak Cliff. (Published Sunday, Dec 18, 2011)

    The bodies of 20-year-old Steven Govan and 19-year-old Jonathan Williams were found Dec. 18 after emergency personnel responded to a report of a burning car. Both victims had been shot.

    Police say 17-year-old Debanair Wynn was taken into custody two days later. Officers on Jan. 3 arrested 18-year-old Nathan Scott.

    Police Notify Burned Car Victim's Family

    [DFW] Police Notify Burned Car Victim's Family
    Family and friends are confused over the death of a loved one. (Published Monday, Dec 19, 2011)

    Each has been charged with two counts of capital murder, with bond set at $2 million.

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