Posted on August 4, 2014 at 11:01 AM
Monday, Aug 4 at 5:40 PM
(KMOV) – O’Fallon, Illinois Police are investigating three separate cases of arson in July and August.
According to a news release, the first incident occurred in the 500 block of Rebecca July 17. The other two incidents occurred August 3 in the 1200 block of N. Yale and the 1200 block of Affirm Drive. Police say the fires occurred sometime between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Police believe an accelerant was used to light the vinyl siding on each home.
Due to the amount of damage the homes sustained, the O’Fallon Police Department is offering a $1,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.
Police ask that anyone with information contact Detective William Barlock at 618-624-4545.