Candice Shields went missing from her grandparents' home on Pearl Street December 2011. Jeremy Thornburg and Lajuana Long have been arrested for her murder.
Complaints written for the arrests in the Candice Shields murder explain how the suspects came to be arrested. Complaints filed by Texas Ranger Corey Lain state that Shields was killed by shooting at close range.
The document explains in detail that a girlfriend of Jeremy Thornburg gave law enforcement information implicating Thornburg as a result of a domestic violence investigation in Sweetwater. Thornburg corroborated the information in a recorded phone call.
To read the complete story, see the May 5 edition of The Graham Leader.