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Judge Increases Bond of FBC Montgomery Arson Suspect

27-year-old Xiaoquin Yan is charged in the First Baptist Church arson case./Source: Montgomery County Detention Facility A Montgomery district judge has increased the bond of the First Baptist Church Montgomery arson suspect. District Judge Monet Gaines issued the ruling Wednesday morning that the bond for 27-year-old Xioaqin Yan be increased to $150,000. Yan’s original bond was set at $30,000. Judge…

Man Charged with Arson in Montgomery Motel Fire

Montgomery Fire/Rescue is investigating a fire that occurred in the 1500 block of Federal Drive. The fire happened at a motel located across the street from Garrett Coliseum. Upon arrival to the scene, fire units located flames and smoke coming from the motel. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire but the structure of the motel suffered extensive damage. An investigation into…

Montgomery Police Charge Woman with Arson Following Apartment Fire Investigation

Montgomery police and Montgomery Fire Rescue are investigating a structure fire that occurred at 4170 Park Towne Way. Montgomery Fire Rescue responded to a call of a fire around 2:30 am on April 21. A witness met fire units and stated smoke coming from Apartment #245. The witness said he located Shawanda Stoudemire inside the apartment yelling for Help, prior…

Greenville Hotel Fire in 2019 Ruled Arson

Baymont Inn & Suites in Greenville/Source: Alabama News Network A fire that destroyed a Greenville hotel in 2019 has been ruled arson. The State Fire Marshall’s Office confirmed to Alabama News Network that the Baymont Inn & Suites just off I-65 was set on fire. Officials say based on evidence, they’ve believed they have a suspect and will present it…

Juvenile Charged in Montgomery Walmart Arson Case

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Montgomery Police Need Help Locating Suspects in Atlanta Highway Walmart Arson Investigation

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Suspected Arsonists Arrested in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– More arrests have been made in an arson investigation — following a fire that left a disabled Selma senior homeless. Dallas Co. District Attorney Michael Jackson says three people have now been arrested in connection with the case — and more arrests are possible. Twenty year old Dezmond Hall — and 17 year old Travis…

Prattville Girl, 16, Charged with Attempted Murder After Allegedly Setting Fire to Bed While Person Slept

On February 24, the Prattville Police Department and the Prattville Fire Department Fire Marshall’s Office investigated a suspicious fire that occurred at a local residence on February 23. This case involved a bed being set on fire while a person was sleeping in it. A sixteen-year-old female juvenile was identified as a suspect in this case. Upon further investigation and…