A Case of Arson in Schuylkill County

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WEST MAHANOY TOWNSHIP -- Police in Schuylkill County have charged a man with starting a fire early in April that destroyed two homes near Shenandoah.

The far was set on April 1 on Chelton Street in West Mahanoy Township when a vacant double home went up in flames.

According to published reports, police arrested Scott Kendricks of Shenandoah on Friday and charged him with arson and risking a catastrophe.

Kendricks is out on bail in Schuylkill County.