ELKHART COUNTY — Joseph D. Hershberger, 41, Nappanee, has been arrested in relation to several barn fires in Elkhart County.
After a lengthy and detailed investigation by the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Investigators, Hershberger was taken into custody Tuesday, Nov. 30. He faces a preliminary charge of arson, a level 4 felony. A request for formal charges has been submitted.
All further information will be released by the Elkhart County Prosecutor’s Office.