Second Subject Arrested in Autauga County

Contact: John Robison, State Fire Marshal


County and state law enforcement authorities arrested a second suspect Friday morning for burning a vacant residence on June 10.

Nicholas S. Bishop, 20 year old cousin of Jones volunteer firefighter arrested yesterday, is currently being held in jail for his part in the arson. Bond has been set at $5,000.

The Autauga County Sheriff's Office and the Alabama State Fire Marshal's Office anticipate additional arrests regarding this and other recent arson cases in the county.