Suspect charged with murder, arson in court

June 15, 2009 4:30:41 PM PDT
A man charged with setting a fire that killed his brother and cousin made his first court appearance on Monday. Theddias LeSure, 21, faces murder, arson and attempted murder charges.

Police say he poured gasoline on his cousin Maurice Vaughn and then set him on fire. The flames quickly spread and burned their home in west suburban Montgomery.

The fire killed Vaughn and LeSure's brother Matthew. Two others were hurt.

LeSure is being held on a $1 million dollar bond.


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