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Alleged Arsonist Has First Court Appearance

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

David Allen Brommel had a preliminary hearing for his arson case yesterday morning. The 45-year-old rural Indianola man is accused of setting fire to the DHS government building in Knoxville Christmas morning. According to Marion County Court Documents, security cameras show a man fitting Brommel’s description outside the DHS building shortly before authorities discovered the fire. Brommel has also been accused of recently threatening and harassing DHS officials in Indianola and Knoxville. Brommel is currently in Marion County Jail on $50,000 cash bond. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison.