ELKHART — A Nappanee man has been arrested and preliminarily charged with arson in connection with several barn fires in the county.
The Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday night they arrested Joseph D. Hershberger, 41, Nappanee, on a charge of arson, a Level 4 felony. A request for formal charges has been submitted.
No other information was available Tuesday evening, according to Capt. Mike Culp.