Teenager Arrested for Arson

An arson investigation has begun in Marion, Illinois after crews responded to a fire at an apartment attached to an office and storage units.  Crews were dispatched at 1:31 a.m. to a fire on the 1200 block of S. Holland St. on Thursday, Oct. 3. Fire Officials say, the apartment was fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived. The apartment was part with office space on one side and storage units on the other. The building was determined to be a total loss. The office received heat, smoke and water damage. Officials say, the fire caused approximately $450,000 worth of damage. There were no injuries reported in the fire. During an investigation of the fire 19 year-old Shyann Hopper was taken into police custody for aggravated arson.

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