Barn fire arrests

Joseph Hershberger and Sherry Thomas face arson charges in connection with a string of barn fires in Elkhart County. 

GOSHEN — A Nappanee couple accused of burning down barns across the region for months would take turns pouring gasoline and lighting the blazes, investigators say.

Joseph Hershberger, 41, and Sherry Thomas, 32, face charges of arson in connection with a series of barn fires in Elkhart County since early this year. The local fires were part of a string of barn burnings reported in southern Elkhart and northern Kosciusko counties since April. 

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These "adults" should know better. What do they have to gain from setting these fires?

Revolution 1776

Nice police work

But why would they do that ??

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