An Austin husband and wife have been arrested and charged with murdering and burning a 21-year-old woman's body on Mardi Gras.
The Austin-area woman had been last seen celebrating Mardi Gras in Austin. Arrest affidavits said Espinosa was riding with the Hernandezes as they drove around Travis County drinking on Feb. 24.
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Sheriff's spokesman Roger Wade said both the husband and wife have been charged with murder. Statements from the pair offer different motives in the woman's death, police said.
Medina-Hernandez was arrested in Eagle Pass on Sunday, while Hernandez was arrested Tuesday in Austin.