Three charged with trying to burn down mobile home in Roma

Homero De Leon // Roma Police Department Photo

Three men are behind bars in Starr County after being accused of trying to kill three people by burning their mobile home down.

Roma police arrested Homero De Leon, Raul Moreno and Leopoldo Cruz III on multiple criminal charges.

Investigators told Action 4 News that the three men are suspects in a mobile home fire off Solimar Avenue early Monday morning.

A motive is not clear but police found canisters and water bottles that smelled like gasoline at the scene.

Nobody was injured but part of the mobile home was burned and the front of the family TMs car.

An investigation allegedly lead police to De Leon, Moreno and Cruz.

All three men are facing three counts of attempted capital murder and arson charges.

De Leon is facing two additional charges of being a felon in possession of firearms.