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Fostoria Police: House fire is the result of arson, 3 arrested

One of the victims, Danny Marker (Courtesy of family) One of the victims, Danny Marker (Courtesy of family)
Suspect Shey L. Weiker (Courtesy: Seneca County Sheriff's Office) Suspect Shey L. Weiker (Courtesy: Seneca County Sheriff's Office)
Suspect Charles V. Schaeffer (Courtesy: Seneca County Sheriff's Office) Suspect Charles V. Schaeffer (Courtesy: Seneca County Sheriff's Office)
Suspect Timothy D. Hall (Courtesy: Seneca County Sheriff's Office) Suspect Timothy D. Hall (Courtesy: Seneca County Sheriff's Office)
FOSTORIA, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Fostoria Police and Fire Division, along with the Ohio State Fire Marshal's Office and the Seneca County Prosecutors office determined the Fostoria house fire on S. Poplar Street Monday May 26 was the result of arson. Fostoria Police say the fire began at the front of the house.

The Fostoria Police Chief says one firefighter suffered minor injuries from falling through some stairs during the rescue mission but he has returned to duty.

The three individuals, Shey L. Weiker, 31, Charles V. Schaeffer, 44, and Timothy D. Hall, 20, all Fostoria residents, are being held at the Fostoria Jail.

Weiker is charged with 4 counts of aggravated arson, 2 counts of aggravated murder, 1 count of attempted aggravated murder, and 1 count of tampering with evidence. Schaeffer is charged with 4 counts complicity to commit aggravated arson, 2 counts complicity to commit aggravated murder, and 1 count complicity to commit attempted aggravated murder. Hall is charged with 4 counts complicity to commit aggravated arson, 2 counts complicity to commit aggravated murder, 1 count complicity to commit attempted aggravated murder, and 1 count complicity to tampering with evidence.

Fostoria Police say they are waiting to notify the family of the deceased and the survivor before releasing their names.

Related:

2 dead, 1 hospitalized in Fostoria house fire

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