Investigators with the HCSO’s Homicide Division have arrested three people in connection with the kidnapping and burning of a woman last month in east Harris County.
The three were taken into custody on Wednesday, April 11 and have been identified and charged as follows:
Garrick Hastings, 25, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon
Thomas Martin, 37, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon
Anita Pena, 37, Aggravated Kidnapping
According to investigators, the three kidnapped the victim from a motel in east Harris County. They took the victim, whose name is being withheld for her safety, to a vacant home in east Harris County where she was bound, beaten and set on fire.
The victim is being treated at an area hospital.