Arrest made in downtown Atlanta fire investigation

Arrest made in downtown Atlanta fire investigation
Bobby Denton (Source: Mayor Travis Ransom Facebook page)

ATLANTA, Texas (KLTV) - One person has been arrested in connection to a fire that broke out in downtown Atlanta Thursday.

According to a Facebook post from Atlanta Mayor Travis Ransom, Bobby Denton was arrested and charged with criminal mischief for his alleged involvement in the Thursday fire in downtown Atlanta that destroyed nearly one side of a whole block of East Hiram Street.

BREAKING NEWS Due to the diligent work of law enforcement, I can confirm that one arrest has been made in connection...

Posted by Mayor Travis Ransom- Atlanta, TX on Sunday, October 20, 2019

The post said the district attorney’s office and law enforcement agencies will likely provide additional detailed information on Monday afternoon.

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