Springfield Couple Charged in Setting Fire
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
News Release 13-42
Date: April, 22, 2013
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged German Balladares, 56, and Sandra Balladares, 41, of Springfield, Virginia, Friday, April 19, 2013, with intentionally setting a house fire that occurred in the Springfield area in 2008. Both have been charged with Virginia Code 18.2-77, burning or destroying a house or dwelling; and 18.2-80, with intent to defraud an insurance company or other person.
The fire occurred at approximately 12:20 p.m., June 7, 2008, at 7209 Neuman Street. Damage to the single family home was estimated at $75,000.
One firefighter was transported to INOVA Fairfax Hospital with a non-life threatening injury.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger,
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711.
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-877-3702
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