State of Florida v. RC

Eugene Bullard Nichols

Case Conclusion Date:January 6, 2011

Practice Area:Criminal Defense

Outcome:Dismissal

Description:Client was arrested for arson for allegedly setting fire to his rental property. Client was seen in property performing maintenance minutes before fire engulfed the home. Client was questioned by officers and fire inspector and based upon his statements he was arrested. We prepared a defense establishing no accelerant could be found to cause the fire and there was no intent to commit the crime of arson. State declined to prosecute the client.