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Georgia Arson Control Board Reward Presentation

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July 18, 2019

On August 2, 2019, at 1400 hours at Cobb County Fire Station #21, 4400 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta, the Georgia Arson Control Board will be presenting a reward check to a local citizen. On January 4, 2017, a structure fire occurred at 4067 Audubon Drive, Marietta, Ga. As a result of the investigation, an arrest warrant was obtained for Matthew Olson. The citizen played an integral part in the two-year fire investigation. Their actions and the evidence provided led directly to the apprehension and conviction of Mr. Olson. Mr. Olson ultimately plead guilty to Arson in the First Degree and received a prison sentence with court ordered restitution.

Questions regarding the Georgia Arson Control Program may be directed to (770) 923-7431. To report arson: 1-800-282-5804.