Man arrested and charged for setting pink slide on fire at Admiral King Elementary School

LORAIN, Ohio - The suspect wanted for setting a slide on fire at Admiral King Elementary School has been arrested.

Brandon N. Perkins, 18, was booked into the Lorain City Jail Saturday on an arson charge, said police.

Earlier this week Lorain City School administrators released surveillance video to NewsChannel5 showing a pink slide engulfed in the flames on the playground at the school.

No one was hurt.

Officers said additional arson related charges are being prepared for presentation to the Lorain Municipal Prosecutor's Office later next week.

Print this article Back to Top

Comments