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Arrest made in Sylacauga arson case


SYLACAUGA, Ala. – On Tuesday, the Sylacauga Police Department announced an arrest was made in connection to a Nov. 30, 2016 arson.

27-year 0ld Roderick Jackson was arrested and charged with first degree arson. His bond was set at $15,000. The warrant was issued Tuesday from district attorney’s office.

Chief Kelley Johnson told Jackson was arrested while in the Talladega County Jail on a previous charge of probation violation.

The fire, which damaged a mobile home in the Mars Trailer Park, do not injure anyone.

Jackson faces a minimum of 10 years to life or not more than 99 years in prison.

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