SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (Shelbyville News) - One year after a fire destroyed the grandstands at the Shelby County Fairgrounds, the arsonist is still at large.
The May 19, 2012 fire destroyed the grandstands that were more than 100 years old, 24-Hour News 8's news partner The Shelbyville News reports.
An investigation is still active, though, no arrests have been made.
Last year, the fair went on as planned. This year, portable bleachers will be used as a new grandstand are in the works. Officials hope to have the project completed by 2014.
An award of $5,000 is being offered for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information can call the arson hotline at 800-382-4628 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS or 317-262-8477.
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