Waterloo man charged with burning playground

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SHREWSBURY, MO (KTVI) - A Waterloo, IL man has been charged with setting fire to a playground in Shrewsbury last week. William Holmes, 23, is charged with two counts of knowingly burning.

Police say he confessed to setting the fire that destroyed playground equipment at Brinkop Park Monday night.

Our partners at the Post Dispatch report Holmes was released from the St. Louis county Jail after posting a $10,000 bond.

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