Arson charged from Fire Burning Home & ATVs

A fire that destroyed a mobile home and multiple all-terrain vehicles last weekend was noted in charges served by the Laurens County Sheriff’s Office yesterday. 26-year-old Sheala Pearl Thomas was booked with an address on Fairview Street, Kings Mountain, NC. A warrant charging her with 2nd Degree Arson gives her address as a Laurens Villa Apartment at 309 Exchange Drive, Laurens.

Sheriff’s Investigator Farrah Cook states that on March 11th Ms. Thomas willfully and maliciously set fire to a mobile home at 194 Wappo Road, Gray Court. Cook states that the home and all contents were destroyed, as well as multiple ATVs.

Sheala Pearl Thomas was being held overnight in the Johnson Detention Center, awaiting a bond hearing today on the 2nd Degree Arson warrant.