North Carolina man charged in Sylacauga arson


by James Franklin, ABC3340

A North Carolina man is facing a charge of arson after a Sylacauga church was set on fire Tuesday.

Police say Donald Crawford, 28, set the blaze which damaged the basement of Knollwood Presbyterian Church. Crawford, who is being held on $25,000 bond, is a vagrant traveling from North Carolina to Florida.

No one was injured in the fire.

Police ask for anyone with information regarding the fire call Sylacauga Police at (256) 401-2450 or (256) 249-4716.