Jonathan Brock Wofford, 34, of Newton was arrested on August 29, 2013 on one count of arson in the second degree, one county of criminal trespass in the second degree and five counts of criminal mischief in the first degree.
Wofford was arrested in connection with the fire at the Daleville’s City Shop on August 15, 2013 where five city vehicles and a storage barn were damaged by fire.
Working with the Dale County Sheriff’s Office, Daleville Police investigators obtained information from a concerned citizen that linked Wofford to the City Shop fire.
Wofford was picked up by Dale County Sheriff’s Office investigators and transported to the Daleville Department of Public Safety. Wofford was interviewed by Daleville Department of Public Safety investigators and has denied any involvement. However, with the evidence already obtained, Wofford was arrested.
Daleville Department of Public Safety investigators have stated more arrests might be pending.
Wofford will be transported to the Dale County Jail on no bond pending an appearance before the Dale County District Court Judge.
We continue to urge the public that if anyone has information on the matter contact the Daleville Police Department at (334) 598-4442.