Billerica – On Thursday, June 26, 2014, Billerica Police, Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Task Force along with Boston Police arrested Cory J Slack, 21, of Charlestown, MA for Arson of Personal Property and Malicious Destruction of Property over $250. The arrest follows an investigation that began on Sunday evening following the report of a car fire on Belva Road, Billerica. That fire was immediately designated as suspicious by Billerica Fire and Police personnel who responded to the scene. Billerica Police do not believe this was a random incident of vandalism, but rather a targeted act. Of note, these charges are only accusations at this point and Mr. Slack is considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. He will be arraigned on the charges in Lowell District Court on Friday, June 27, 2014.
Any additional questions should be directed to Deputy Chief Roy Frost, 978-667-1212 x151