Police file capital murder charge

After an exhaustive investigation, authorities say they have connected a man initially arrested on credit card abuse charges with the death of an elderly woman, who was last seen at a Burnet motel. Burnet police investiga-tors charged 45-year-old Adrian Vega with capital murder Dec.

A fire destroyed a home

A fire destroyed a home in the 600 block of Park Road 4. Investigators reported a juvenile playing with matches sparked the blaze.