Wapello County man arrested for Arson

<font size="2">Alexander Garbiel Krauss, 18</font>

A Wapello County man is facing multiple arson charges.

Deputies from the Wapello County Sheriffâ??s Department and Investigators from the Iowa State Fire Marshallâ??s Office arrested Alexander Garbiel Krauss, 18, of Hedrick, Iowa on two counts of First Degree Arson Friday evening.

Krauss was arrested following an investigation into two fires that occurred on 120th Ave. in Hedrick, Iowa on February 11th and February 14th. Hedrick Fire, Wapello County Rural Fire and the Ottumwa Fire Department also assisted in the investigation.

Krauss is being held in the Wapello County Jail on a $25,000 bond.