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ASP: Paragould business fire is arson, suspect in custody

Jennifer Denese Pollock (Source: Greene County Jail) Jennifer Denese Pollock (Source: Greene County Jail)
Office of Certified Public Accountant Jimmy D. Wilson Office of Certified Public Accountant Jimmy D. Wilson

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) – Arkansas State Police have ruled a Paragould business fire to be arson.

According to Special Agent Scott Pillow, Jennifer Denese Pollock, 36, of Paragould, has been arrested in connection with a fire that burned a business, the office of Certified Public Accountant Jimmy D. Wilson, on West Court Street. Pollock faces charges of arson and commercial burglary.

Police said Pollock entered the office unlawfully and started a fire that caused "at least $5,000 but less than $15,000 worth of damage."

Pollock is currently being held in the Greene County Jail.

We will continue to track this story and bring you any new details when they become available.

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