Dillon McKinney


Man Charged with Setting School on Fire

WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff

DYERSBURG, Tenn.- Dyersburg police have arrested an man in connection with the April 2, early morning fire at Dyersburg High School.

Dillon McKinney, 18, has been charged with arson and burglary.
Officers said McKinney is also a person of interest in several other suspicous fires over the past six months throughout Dyersburg.

McKinney was arrested last friday following a fight with his girlfriend.
After an interview with detectives, McKinney was charged in the Tuesday fire which started in a storage room at the school.

District officials originally told WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News foul play had been ruled out.

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