An arsonist convicted of destroying a Fort Collins apartment building and damaging another has been ordered to pay $7.5 million in restitution.
The man found guilty of intentionally setting the building next to Penny Flats in Fort Collins on fire two years ago was sentenced on Thursday.
A split verdict in the second Penny Flats arson trial. Benjamin Gilmore was convicted of arson but acquitted of attempted murder.
The jury went home on Thursday in the second Penny Flats arson trial after just two hours of deliberations. They did not reach a verdict and were scheduled to return on Friday to continue deliberations.
A judge has declared a mistrial in the case of an accused arsonist in Fort Collins.
Jurors in the major arson trial in Fort Collins told the judge they’re deadlocked.
A jury has resumed deliberations in the arson case involving the Penny Flats condos in Fort Collins.
Jurors in the trial of an Occupy sympathizer accused of arson in Fort Collins will have to continue their deliberations next week.
The jury is now deliberating the fate of a man accused of setting a huge fire at a condominium complex in Fort Collins.
The man fighting arson and attempted murder charges for allegedly setting a condominium complex on fire in Fort Collins was back on the stand in his own defense.