Jazz Club Owner Gets Probation For Arson

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) – A St. Louis County jazz club owner has been sentenced to probation for setting fire to his building.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Wednesday that 40-year-old Lozell Stiles of Florissant must also pay $1,000 in restitution. He pleaded guilty in July to second-degree arson.

The Halls Ferry Inn Jazz Club burned in February, also damaging an adjoining business. No employees or customers were in the club at the time of the fire.

(© Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS St. Louis

Live Inspired
KMOX Podcasts

Listen Live