Las Vegas Man Arrested for California Woman's Murder

LAS VEGAS -- A Las Vegas man has been arrested in Jackson, Mississippi for the murder of a California woman.

The body of Michele Carson of West Covina, California was discovered in a desert area south of Las Vegas Blvd. and St. Rose Pkwy. in Nov. 2010.

Police took 27-year-old Justin "Spiderman" Burns of Las Vegas into custody Thursday morning. According to the arrest report, Burns and Carson had been in a relationship in the past. Carson had come to Las Vegas to visit Burns.

Burns played high school basketball at Bishop Gorman. He later played at Cal State Fullerton.


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