$1,000 reward offered in Box Elder Co. arson investigation

Posted at 12:04 PM, May 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-14 14:04:39-04

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for starting a series of fires that caused property damage in Box Elder County.

Tremonton police said the first fire caused damage to a high school football shed. A second fire caused $3,000 in damage to a vehicle. A third fire damaged a Jeep and a fourth fire damaged a camp trailer.

Two of the fires occurred in Tremonton and two occurred in Garland, police said.

Police believe the same person or people are responsible for starting all four fires.

Anyone with information that may assist police in their investigation is asked to call the Tremonton Police Department at (435) 257-9555 or the 24 hour dispatch center at (435) 734-3800.