Virginia Man Arrested on Suspicion of Arson

The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a case of arson.

The incident happened Sunday, July 31 around 4:30 p.m.

Authorities responded to a trailer house fire on North Horseshoe Lane in Clinton Township.

Upon arrival of deputies, the trailer was fully engulfed.

Further investigation into the fire lead to the arrest of Eric Knaffla, 37, of Virginia.

Knaffla is currently being lodged at the county jail in Virginia awaiting formal charging.

The incident remains under investigation at this time.

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