Arson Arrest Made in String of Dumpster Fires

Published 08/11 2013 07:13PM

Updated 08/11 2013 07:16PM

Rockford- Donald E. Richardson, Junior - was arrested near Avon and South Street before midnight Saturday night.

He’s been charged with two counts of arson. Firefighters discovered eight separate dumpsters were lit on fire.

Rockford Police say he matched the description of the suspect and after speaking with Richardson, they determined he was the man in surveillance footage.

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