Arrest made in East Hernando Library arson - WFLA News Channel 8

Arrest made in East Hernando Library arson

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HERNANDO COUNTY, FL (WFLA) -

The Hernando County Sheriff's Office, working closely with the State Fire Marshall's Office, has made an arrest in the fire that occurred at the East Hernando Branch Library located at 6457 Windmere Road in Brooksville.

Joseph Brannen, 18, was charged with one count of Arson.  His bond was set at $3,000.

Firefighters were called to the library back on July 6th and quickly put out a small fire at the rear of the structure but the smoke activated the sprinkler system inside the library damaging much of the contents.  

 

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