July 09, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

Sentencing and Arrest of Arsonists

Norman O. Bennett received a 12-year sentence for the first degree arson of a house on North Main Avenue, which occurred on November 19, 2009.

An arrest of Jeremy J. Looney has been made for the second degree arson of an unattached garage on 2236 N. National Ave., which occurred on May 3, 2010. Charges are pending but expected.

For more information, contact: Randy Villines, Assistant Fire Chief, (417) 864-1527.

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Springfield Fire Department

830 Boonville Ave., P.O. Box 8368, Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1500 • FAX: 417-864-1505 • springfieldmo.gov/fire