Advertisement

Man charged with arson

Springfield Police say Hancock made “Molotov Cocktails” and attempted to set his residence on...
Springfield Police say Hancock made “Molotov Cocktails” and attempted to set his residence on fire.(Springfield Police)
Published: Jun. 1, 2022 at 5:10 AM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

SPRINGFIELD, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Springfield Police Officers said they were called to a home on Springfield Avenue on Monday afternoon regarding a possible arson.

Officers said they determined Barry Hancock, 32, had thrown a “molotov cocktail” at another resident of the home and another one in his own room.

Hancock was charged with one count of arson and three counts of possession of an explosive device.

If anyone has information in reference to this incident, Springfield Police Officers ask you to contact Investigator Aaron Wilson at (850) 558-5301.

Copyright 2022 WJHG. All rights reserved.