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Winnebago Co. man facing arson charge in relation to incident at Mason City gas station

Cedric Harris

A Winnebago County man is facing an arson charge for allegedly dumping gasoline on a firewood that was for sale outside a convenience store.

Posted: Oct 2, 2018 1:50 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A Winnebago County man is facing an arson charge for allegedly dumping gasoline on a firewood that was for sale outside a convenience store.
Cedric Harris, 20, of Forest City, is being held in the Cerro Gordo County Jail.
Harris is accused of dumping the gasoline on the wood in front of Yes Way at 1224 N. Federal Ave. on Sept. 22 at 1:03 a.m.
Authorities said there was an employee inside the building at the time and there were other persons near the building.

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