Suspicious Hannibal fire prompts arrest and release
Mon, 25 Mar 2013 20:41:22 GMT —
Hannibal Police say a man taken into custody in connection with a suspicions fire has been let go.
Police didn't release the name of the 21-year-old man who was a resident at Shinn Residential Center in the 800 block of Paris Avenue.
The man, who is formerly of Joplin, was placed on a 24-hour hold and released pending an ongoing investigation by the state fire marshal.
Firefighters were dispatched shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday to the home. The fire was originally deemed incendiary in nature.
The investigation is ongoing.
No one was hurt in the fire.