Firefighter Trainee to Get Forensic Exam in Arson Case

By: News 10
By: News 10

A firefighter trainee accused of arson will get a forensics exam.

Matthew Landfair's attorney asked for that during his preliminary hearing today.

He's charged with first degree arson, which could get him life in prison.

Police say Landfair intentionally set the Alana Woods Apartments complex near the corner of Clark Road and old 27 in Dewitt Township on fire on July 14.

Twelve of them were destroyed, leaving two dozen people homeless.

Landfair lived in the complex. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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