Judge's office in Eureka broken into and torched
October 27, 2009
Authorities are investigating after a judge's office in Eureka was broken into and set ablaze over the weekend. Lincoln County Commissioner Marianne Roose said someone broke a window in the back door of the North Lincoln County Annex building and set fire to a desk in Justice of the Peace Stormy Langston's office Saturday night. The fire was confined to the office, but the rest of the building was smoke-damaged. Langston said a Eureka police officer called her at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday to tell her about the blaze. "He saw smoke coming out of the building," Langston said. "I...