Slain Verona native laid to rest

Clark was found in a Texas apartment

Published On: Jan 06 2013 01:40:19 AM CST
Cassandra E. Clark
VERONA, Wis. -

A Verona native was laid to rest Saturday morning in her hometown.

Cassandra Clark was a 26-year-old who had moved to Austin, Texas, after graduating from Edgewood College.

It was in an Austin apartment that her body was found on Sunday.

Ryan Clarke was arrested after he was found in a car, covered with blood and holding a knife.

Police said he told a hospital worker he had hurt someone.

Authorities report that the two had been dating.

Clarke has been charged with first-degree murder.