Police Arrest Alleged Car Arsonist

LUZERNE COUNTY, Pa. -- Police in Luzerne County made an arrest after a string of vehicle fires on back to back nights.  36 year old Ryan Wilk of Hanover Township faces nine counts of arson and related charges.

Authorities responded to at least three cars set on fire throughout Luzerne County beginning at around 8 p.m. Saturday.

A photo from Exeter Fire Department shows flames engulfing a vehicle at Barber Ford on Wyoming Avenue.

In Kingston, police found another burned out car on Pierce Street. The vehicle was discovered not far from Pierce Street Drugs.

It was a similar scene in Larksville where someone torched a Tesla at Eastern Motor Corporation.

This comes after someone set fire to three other vehicles on Friday in Hanover Township.

 

5 comments

Comments are closed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.