Adult Male Charged in Dumpster Fire
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
News Release 14-101
Date: October 24, 2014
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged, James T. Wilkerson, 53, with setting a dumpster fire, Thursday, October 22, 2014.
The fire occurred October 17, 2014, at the New Horizons Treatment Center, 8247 Gregory Drive, Alexandria, Virginia. He is charged with Virginia Code 18.2-81, burning of personal property greater than $200, and 18.2-86, maliciously setting a fire capable of spreading.
Damage is estimated at $1,500.
Wilkerson is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Facility.
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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