Elsmere man arrested for lighting car on fire

The State Fire Marshal's Office has arrested an Elsmere man for arson.

39-year-old John Wells was taken into custody Friday night at his home on the 12-hundred block of Maple Avenue.

Officials suspect Wells set fire to a vehicle on his block Friday morning.

Wells is charged with 2nd degree arson and was arraigned at Justice of the Peace Court 2. He was released on five thousand dollars unsecured bail.






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