Monday, March 10 2014 4:27 AM EDT2014-03-10 08:27:45 GMT
A pedestrian walking near the base of the College Dr. exit ramp on I-10 East was hit and killed late Sunday night. Witnesses say the vehicle involved quickly sped off. A couple staying at a nearby hotelMore >>
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Sunday, March 9 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-03-09 21:44:06 GMT
I-10 East and Westbound is closed to traffic between Perkins and Dalrymple because of a vehicle fire. Traffic from the incident has reached the I-10/I-110 merge and the I-10/I-12 merge. Please use alternateMore >>
I-10 East and Westbound is closed to traffic between Perkins and Dalrymple because of a vehicle fire.More >>
An 18-year-old has been arrested after being accused of starting a fire in his mother's Houston-area apartment because she would not give him money to buy marijuana. Reports say that John Carter is facingMore >>
An 18-year-old has been arrested after being accused of starting a fire in his mother's Houston-area apartment because she would not give him money to buy marijuana.More >>
PHOENIX (CBS5) -
Police have arrested a man in the death of a Phoenix teenager who was found unconscious inside her burning home.
Tashawn Treyvon Cheatham, 19, was taken into custody, according to Sgt. Tommy Thompson.
Officials say he is a family friend who was told to leave the house by 13-year-old Briana Naylor's mother when she left for work. Detectives believe he is responsible for her death and that he also started the fires in the house. He is also being charged with theft because he stole the family dog and sold it.
Briana was found unconscious inside a burning home Thursday morning after a fire was reported by a neighbor about 9:40 a.m. in the home on East Pierson Street in the area of Camelback Road and 12th Street.
Jonathon Jacobs of the Phoenix Fire Department said the girl was unconscious when she was found and went into full cardiac arrest.
She later died at the hospital.
A fire department spokesman said the girl was healthy and should have been able to get out of the house on her own.
CBS 5 News spoke with Briana's aunt, who said Briana lived with her mother and brother. Her mom was at work at the time of the fire.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.
Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News as this story develops.
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