Lifeless body of victim found hidden under trash:
Police in the state of Texas have arrested a 30-year-old man on charges that he sexually assaulted and murdered a 16-year-old girl.
Jeremiah Justin Craft, 30, of Graham, was apprehended and placed in jail in lieu of a 2 million dollar bond after they believe he raped and then brutally murdered 16-year-old Bridget Herard, also of Graham.
Herard, who had been missing since December 23rd, was found deceased by cadaver dogs sometime on January 16th.
Investigators say her lifeless body had been placed behind a storage shed where she had been wrapped in a pool liner and buried under a pile of trash.
No word yet has been made as to why Craft was arrested, but they do say he was arrested "when Bridgett's body was found."