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Man arrested after ex's body found in burned Pasadena apartment

October 4, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A man is in custody for allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend whose body was found in an apartment fire in Pasadena.

Authorities said they found the body of 28-year-old Maria Donnely after putting out a fire on South Meridith Avenue in Pasadena on Friday.

Further investigation led police to arrest her former boyfriend, 28-year-old Corey Green of Los Angeles.

Officials have not released more information on the case.

Green is charged with murder, and his bail was set at $1 million.