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Arson Arrest

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On Friday, February 14, 2014 at approximately 11:20 p.m., Deputies from the Wapello County Sheriff’s Department with the assistance of Investigators from the Iowa State Fire Marshall’s Office arrested Alexander Garbiel Krauss, age 18 of 13011 120th Ave., Highland Place, Hedrick, Iowa on (2) counts of Arson 1st Degree. This was the result of an investigation from (2) fires occurring at 13011 120th Ave., Highland Place, Hedrick, Iowa on February 11th, 2014 and February 14th, 2014. Also, assisting was Hedrick Fire, Wapello County Rural Fire and the Ottumwa Fire Department .

Krauss is being held in the Wapello County Jail on a $25,000.00 bond.