BARRON COUNTY -- A Baron man has been arrested and is being held on 3 counts of Arson, according to a press release from the Barron County Sheriff's Department.

Press Release

On May 14, 2020 the Barron County Sheriff’s Department arrested Justin Cloud, 32 of Barron.

Cloud is being held in the Barron County Jail on 3 Counts of Arson and 3 counts of Reckless Endangering Safety.

Over the past month Cloud, who also was a Volunteer Fireman with the Barron Fire Department, set 3 grass fires in the Barron Fire District. Cloud did respond to one of those fires as a fireman.

The Barron Fire Department has suspended Mr. Cloud and Cloud is being held in the Barron County Jail pending formal charges by the Barron County District Attorney’s Office.

Per Chris Fitzgerald, Barron County Sheriff

Last Update: May 18, 2020 8:29 am CDT

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