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$11,000 reward offered for info leading to Lowndes arson/burglary arrests/convictions

By Fred Guarino

The Lowndes Signal

The Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office and the state of Alabama Fire Marshall’s Office report a reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the unknown offender(s) involved in burglaries and arsons in the Braggs and Farmersville communities on the southwest end of Lowndes County.

And Central Alabama CrimeStoopers reports it is offering a reward of $1,000 to be paid within 30 days upon the arrest of the suspects involved.

Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office Investigator Cpl. Jeremy A. Marvin provided information Monday, April 1 that these crimes began occurring on Sunday, March 17 and continue until the present day, all in the surrounding the area of Alabama Highway 21 and Lowndes County Road 7.

While Marvin said, “There are no known suspects at this time,” according to a flier he provided, the offenders face charges of arson in the first degree, burglary in the third degree and theft of property in the second degree, all felonies.

According to the information Marvin provided, “Information provided to law enforcement must lead to an arrest and conviction before payment will be provided to the informant. And while he said, “The tipster can remain anonymous, but the received the reward ‘you’ must provide law enforcement with ‘your’ personal information.”

Also, anyone with information regarding these crimes should immediately call the CrimeStoppers tip line at 334-215-STOP (7867) or the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office Investigations Division 334-548-2323 or download the P3-tips app or provide information through the web at www.215STOP.com.