Arrest made in Stanton arson incident

  • Source: KMA AM-960 & FM-99.1
  • Published: 04/11/2019 02:44 PM

A suspect is in custody for allegedly setting a fire in Stanton Thursday morning. The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Jessice Lynn Dickerson of rural Emerson was arrested Thursday afternoon for 1st degree arson. At around 9:45 a.m., the sheriff's office received a report of a fire set in the restroom trash can, and in the stairwell of the Stanton Viking Center earlier that morning. Further information on Dickerson's arrest is unavailable. The Red Oak Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal's Office assisted in the investigation.


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