Baldwin, IL (KSDK) - Deputies with the Randolph County Sheriff's Department believe they've squashed a firebug in the Baldwin area.
Police say a suspect, who's allegedly burned at least three structures, is in custody. The latest was a two story home near first street.
Residents have been on edge since early July Since then, several structures including barns, toolsheds and a restaurant have burned down.
The Illinois State Fire Marshal was called in earlier this week. They worked with the Sheriff's Department to make the arrest.