Evidence is pointing to a clear case of arson in a fire at a south St. Louis daycare center early this morning.
Dustin Grigsby of the Old Monroe VFPD admitted setting fires in 2013.
Lakieshia Lane is accused of setting fire to a house, killing a man on July 6th
Willard Hunt of Higbee is charged with arson, domestic assault and armed criminal action in a July 2013 fire.
A detective says it’s been a growing trend—People can’t afford their homes, so they’re setting them on fire.
One of the victims was pronounced dead. He’s been identified as 18 year old Paul McCelleary of the 5700 block of Kennerly.
Dallas Tyler Halter, 18, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder.
19-year-old Dallas Halter is charged with first-degree murder, arson and several other related charges.
Randolph County State’s Attorney Jeremy Walker says state police testing of evidence may destroy some of the potential trial exhibits in the case.
A man and woman will serve time in federal prison after a racially motivated arson attempt on a black family’s home in Independence.