Terry A. Valenzuela 10/14/2020

Terry A. Valenzuela is facing multiple charges after setting fire a Granite City convenience store.

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- A Quincy, Illinois man is facing charges of arson and burglary after allegedly setting fire to a convenience store on Oct. 14.

Terry A. Valenzuela, 21, is charged with three counts of arson and five counts of burglary.

According to the Granite City Police Department, officers and the fire department responded to Farm Fresh in the 2900 block of Nameoki Road for a fire. Officers and an arson investigator began to investigate the scene for evidence.

Police say a burglary at the convenience store and the fire was intentionally set by the suspect.

The Granite City Police and Fire Departments also responded to several vehicle fires in the vicinity of Farm Fresh which were suspected to have been committed by the same suspect.

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