Media Relaese 16-2011 | University of Missouri Police Department

MEDIA RELEASE -- Sept. 10, 2011

Contact: Captain B. Weimer
Office (573) 882-5923
Cellular (573) 999-1979

Arrest made in Ellis Library Fire:

At approximately 11:58 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, officers from the University of Missouri Police Department arrested Christopher C. Kelley (DOB: 10-25-1985) of Columbia, Mo. Kelley was arrested on suspicion of:
  • 1 Count Burglary 2nd degree
  • 1 Count Arson 2nd degree
  • 2 Counts Tampering 2nd degree
  • 7 Counts Property Damage 2nd degree

This arrest was made possible after individuals from the community called the police department with the identity of Kelley, and Kelley turned himself in to the MUPD. MUPD officials want thank the community for its assistance in solving this case. Additional details cannot be released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.

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