Mother and father billed a Fort Worth man with murder after locating the body of the missing women under his home.
Valerian Osteen, 24, continues to be billed with capital murder within the dying of Marissa Grimes, 26, based on Tarrant City Jail records and also the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office. He’s presently being held on the $500,000 bond based on jail records.
Based on the D.A.’s office, Osteen was initially arrested on Jan. 10 for irritated assault having a deadly weapon and illegal restraint inside a domestic violence incident against Grimes. Based on military services weapons person’s flyer from The Aware Foundation in Feb, Osteen allegedly held Grimes against her will for any week.
Court papers reviewed through the Fort Worth Star-Telegram within the The month of january situation allege that Osteen held Grimes against her will at his home, threatened her having a gun and “intentionally or knowingly threaten[erectile dysfunction] imminent bodily injuries to Grimes.”
Despite Osteen allegedly getting five prior legal conviction (including for evading arrest and thievery), multiple misdemeanor convictions and past non-compliance with court orders inducing the revocation of his probation, a Tarrant County Justice of the peace issued him a $10,000 bond around the irritated assault charge along with a $5,000 bond around the illegal restraint charge. Osteen made bond a few days later and it was released around the condition he don’t have any connection with Grimes and put on a Gps navigation monitor.
Based on the Aware Foundation, Grimes was avoiding the “man responsible” on her domestic violence incident in The month of january during the time of her disappearance. She last seen on February. 12 by her mother, when she left to visit a friend’s house in Fort Worth to retrieve her possessions.
She was reported missing on February. 16, based on Fort Worth Fox affiliate KDFW
Police found an automobile connected with Grimes’ missing person set of February. 21, based on the Star-Telegram, and also the Aware Foundation stated that her purse was located within it. Then they discovered information indicating that Grimes might have been going to Osteen’s home, based on a Fort Worth police pr release reviewed through the Star-Telegram.
They received searching warrant for home on February. 22 beneath it, they found a ladies body, the paper stated.
On Wednesday, based on the D.A.’s office, Osteen’s bond within the domestic violence situation was revoked after it had been determined he had unsuccessful to charge his Gps navigation monitor. He was arrested that very same day — that is when government bodies say they found that Osteen had removed the computer monitor entirely.
On Friday, your body found under Osteen’s house was positively recognized as Grimes, based on the Star-Telegraph. Jail records indicate he was billed for the reason that situation on Saturday.
Grimes results in two children.
Inside a public Facebook publish reported through the Star-Telegram, a household friend named Stephanie Kegley expressed the frustration of Grimes’ buddies and family at just how a legal court system had functioned when she reported abuse.
“She’d the force to visit report the abuse and absolutely nothing happened consequently,” Kegley authored. “She’d no protection so when they permitted him to bail out, he set his sights on revenge.”
In announcing her dying, The Aware Foundation echoed individuals sentiments.
“To be the brave and delightful soul she was, Marissa did everything right,” Aware authored.
“She’d the courage to visit law enforcement for help but regrettably that sheet of paper didn’t do anything to safeguard her,” they authored from the court-issued order of protection she acquired against Osteen just before her murder.
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