Tioga man booked in 2011 bridge fire

ALEXANDRIA (AP) — Deputies say a 23-year-old Tioga man has been booked with arson in connection with a March 2011 fire that

damaged a bridge.

The Town Talk reported Trenton Lloyd Malone faces three counts of simple arson over $500.

The fire on March 26, 2011, burned the bridge spanning Rigolette Bayou. It was closed for safety reasons.

Malone was arrested Thursday.

He is in Rapides Parish Jail, held in lieu of $300,000 bond.

It was unclear whether Malone has an attorney.