3 charged for fire at Delco Christian retreat

January 6, 2012 11:24:01 AM PST
Three people have been charged in connection with an October fire that destroyed a Christian retreat in Delaware County.

Daniel Johnson, 22, of Chadds Ford is charged with Arson and Related Offenses; John Kasper, 26, from West Bradford is charged with Tampering with evidence along with Criminal and Defiant Trespassing; and Elizabeth Hegadorn, 25, of Rushland is charged with Criminal and Defiant Trespassing.

The fire happened early on the morning of October 16th at the Chester Heights camp meeting facility.

The Tabernacle Church on the property was destroyed.

Action News is told Christian retreats were held at the location every summer.

All three suspects face a preliminary hearing on January 25th.