Arson arrest for 2016 vehicle fire

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (WCIA) -- On September 2, 2016, at approximately 12:41 am, police and fire crews responded to a vehicle fire in the 400-block of North Veteran's Parkway.  

Once the vehicle fire was extinguished, an investigation into the cause began. It was determined the fire was intentionally set. 

An investigation led to the arrest of Larry Olson, 62, of Normal, for arson. It was determined the vehicle lhad been a piece of property which had been contested by Olson in a civil matter.

Olson was arrested the US Marshal's Violent Fugitive Task Force, Friday, in Lee County, Florida. 

While an arrest has been made, the investigation is considered ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward. 


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