Duo Faces Arson Charge for Bruning Hay Bale

A Kirksville teen and man face charges they set a hay bale on fire. Court paperwork indicates witnesses saw Derek Head and Cody Elder running from an apparent case of arson that left a hay bale burning in a field north of the Woodwinds Apartment complex in north Kirksville. The pair was arrested about 11:30 p.m. Sunday. The hay bale was reported as a total loss and valued at about $50.