North Mahoning Township, PA – A Punxsutawney man has been charged with three separate acts of arson between Sept. 27, 2018 and Aug. 30, 2019.
52-year-old Troy James Kromer of Punxsutawney faces felony arson charges. He is currently lodged in the Indiana County Prison in lieu of $100,000 cash bond.
The incidents all happened in North Mahoning Township, Indiana County, close to Punxsutawney.
They involve the following:
- a pickup truck fire along Smith Road on Sept. 27, 2018
- an unoccupied building fire on Coolspring Road on Aug. 12, 2019
- another pickup truck fire in a wooded area between Smith and Coolspring Roads on Aug. 30, 2019
Investigations into other arson incidents within this region of Indiana and Jefferson Counties are ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the PA State Police Fire Marshal Unit in Ridgway at 814-776-6136 or State Police in Punxsutawney at 814-938-0510.