The following information was provided by the Summit Police Department. Arrests do not indicate convictions.
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Wednesday, March 13
The following information was provided by the Summit Police Department. An arrest does not indicate a conviction. March 9, 2013: At 5:17 p.m. police arrested Linda Whiteley,71, of Summit at a residence for Arson Aggravated. According to U.S. Legal Defintions, "Aggravated Arson is an arson accompanied by some aggravating factor, as when the offender foresees or anticipates that one or more persons will be in or near the property being burned."
The future Franklin Place condominium complex is moving ahead, revealing the shell of a former car dealership.
There's been a lot of heavy machinery knocking down walls and making way for a planned 16-unit condo complex on Franklin Place. The former site of an Infinity dealership that was burned to the ground by a disgruntled employee in 2004 is getting its major makeover. After clearing hurdles with the planning board Pinnacle Solutions has been working to turn the chunk of Franklin place near the intersection with Summit Avenue into a luxury commuter-friendly complex. Work has been increasing in the past few weeks, with machinery punching out the walls that covered the remnants of that heavy blaze that threatened Summit's downtown. Recent work at the site has uncovered some burned out vehicles visible from the sidewalk. The man responsible for …