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Texas firefighters respond to a burning dumpster and find THREE BODIES ‘heavily dismembered’ inside

‘Heavily dismembered’ bodies of a child and two adults are found inside a burning dumpster in Fort Worth

  • Fort Worth firefighters made the gruesome discovery Wednesday at 6.17am
  • They were responding to a burning trash dump behind a storage business
  • After putting out the fire, they saw three people with missing ‘body parts’ inside
  • One of the victims was ‘tentatively’ identified as 42-year-old David Lueras
  • Someone by the same name has a long criminal history in neighboring Dallas 
  • No arrests have been made and Fort Worth police are asking the public for help 


The ‘heavily dismembered’ bodies of a child and two adults were found in a burning dumpster outside of a storage business in Texas on Wednesday morning.

The Fort Worth Fire Department found the bodies after they extinguished the fire in the 3100 block of Bonnie Drive at 6.17am.

Officials said they had ‘tentatively’ identified one of the adults as 42-year-old David Lueras. 

The other two bodies are an unknown teenage or young adult female, and an unknown child.

‘The bodies were burned and heavily dismembered and there are body parts that are unaccounted for,’ the department said on Facebook Friday afternoon. 

David Lueras, 42, is presumed to be one of the three people found dismembered Wednesday

Scorched ground could be seen at the scene of a dumpster fire where three dismembered bodies were discovered in Fort Worth

Scorched ground could be seen at the scene of a dumpster fire where three dismembered bodies were discovered in Fort Worth

The bodies were burned and heavily dismembered and there are body parts that are unaccounted for

The bodies were burned and heavily dismembered and there are body parts that are unaccounted for 

The Fort Worth Fire Department found the bodies after they extinguished the fire

The Fort Worth Fire Department found the bodies after they extinguished the fire

‘The dismembered condition of the bodies is making the identification process difficult,’ police said.

They didn’t say what business the dumpster belonged to, but station KXAS said it was behind a storage business. 

The address of the incident coincides with the location of Firefighting’s Finest Moving & Storage.

No arrests have been made as of Friday night, and the Fort Worth Police Department is requesting the public’s help in the investigation.

The bodies were found inside of a burning trash dumpster in Fort Worth, Texas

The bodies were found inside of a burning trash dumpster in Fort Worth, Texas

The Fort Worth Police Department is requesting the public's help in the investigation

The Fort Worth Police Department is requesting the public’s help in the investigation

Lueras is known to frequent the Dallas area and also has ties to Hurst, Euless, and Bedford areas, authorities said. 

A Facebook page for Lueras reveals he is from Perris, California, and now lives in Dallas.

A person by the same name and age of Lueras, the only victim identified so far, previously pled guilty to possession of methamphetamine and theft over $1,500 in neighboring Dallas County, according to court records. 

He was also charged with home burglary and fraudulent use of identifying information.

‘Identifying the perpetrators and suspects of this triple murder is the primary goal of this investigation,’ police said. 

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