BRFD makes arrest in two-year-old arson case


East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – On April 20, 2019, members of the Baton Rouge Fire Department were called to a blaze at a local apartment complex.

BRFD says, “Firefighters arrived on scene in the 3000 block of Byron St. to find a four unit apartment complex about 40 percent engulfed in flames.”

On Friday, October 22, investigators made an arrest in this case.

46-year-old Decilia Williams was arrested and charged with one count of Aggravated Arson.

The members of law enforcement assisted with the arrest of Decilia Williams:

  • BRPD Uniform Patrol Unit
  • EBRSO Fugitive Apprehension Team

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