Evans man charged in Thanksgiving morning arson

Karl Trembath

EVANS — An Evans man has been arrested following an investigation into the arson that occurred on Wellington Drive, Derby Thanksgiving morning.

According to police, in the early morning hours on Nov. 23, Evans Dispatch began receiving calls for suspicious fires and vehicle break-ins. The Erie County Sheriff’s Fire Investigation Unit ruled the fires were incendiary in nature. Following a lengthy investigation, police arrested Karl Trembath, 29, on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges.

Trembath was arraigned in Evans Justice Court.

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