FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer:
January 12th, 2009
Cpl. Kevin Tieman
Cass County Sheriff's Office
Arson Hotline Reward Presented
Cass Co. – Investigators with the Missouri State Fire Marshall and Cass County Sheriff’s Office
presented a check to Joseph Jordan of Garden City on Friday. The reward money is related to two Garden
City mobile home fires in 2008. The suspect in that case, David Sanders was convicted in November and
sentenced to 3 years in the Department of Corrections. Dennis Kleyh with the Missouri State Fire
Marshall Office stated that this was the first reward paid to someone in Cass County.
The Division of Fire Safety in conjunction with the Missouri Advisory Committee on Arson Prevention,
Professional Fire & Fraud Investigators Association, and the MO Chapter of the International Association
of Arson Investigators have established the Missouri Arson Hot Line which offers up to a $5,000 reward
for information leading to an arrest involving arson.