Edgewood Teen Arrested for Arson after House Fire

An Edgewood teen has been arrested following a fire at his house on Thursday night.

The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office says 17-year old Adam Rashaad Davis faces a felony charge of 1st Degree Arson.

The fire broke out at 404 West Union Street around 7:30 pm. Authorities say Davis had ignited combustible materials on the second floor of the home while his family was inside.

No one was injured.

The fire caused significant damage to the home and its contents.

Davis is being held on $25,000 cash bond.


photo courtesy of Edgewood Fire Department/Bill Halleran