Maries County Arson Suspect Arrested
MARIES COUNTY - Police arrested a female suspect Monday in association with the June 30 arson at Depot Family Dining in Belle. Police executed a search warrant at a residence near the restaurant and arrested a suspect for Arson 2nd Degree, and Distribution of a Controlled Substance. Officials are not releasing the name of the suspect until formal charges are filed.
The arson took place June 30 at the Depot Family Dinning located at 1101 West Highway 28 in Belle. Fire investigators determined the fire was an arson after finding the back door of the restaurant was pried open. Cash was also reported stolen from the business.