St. Louis, Missouri 2021-10-07 12:16:00 –
Granite City, Illinois (KMOV.com)-A man in Granite City was charged with murder and arson after police said he lit a trailer with three inside on Monday.
Police arrived on Monday at about 9:30 pm in a mobile home at 3100 blocks on Westchain of Blocks Road in Granite City. Witnesses told police that the fire had been deliberately initiated. All the people in the mobile home safely escaped the fire.
According to police, 18-year-old George Garcia fought the owner of a mobile home, barricaded the entrance to the trailer and set the house on fire.
Madison County law firm has charged Garcia with three one-time murder attempts and one arson exacerbation.
His deposit was set at $ 750,000 and he is currently in prison in Madison County Jail.
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