Basil Eleby ID’d as One of Three Charged in I-85 Fire, Bridge Collapse

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Basil Eleby ID’d as One of Three Charged in I-85 Fire, Bridge Collapse [Photo Credit: Twitter via @NefertitiWSB]
Basil Eleby has been identified by law enforcement as one of three people arrested in connection with the I-85 fire and bridge collapse.

Eleby has been charged with first degree criminal damage to property, while the two, Sophia Bruner and Barry Thomas, were charged with criminal trespass. Authorities have not disclosed what led to the arrests.

Eleby has a criminal history that includes charges for possession of marijuana and cocaine, simple battery, simple assault and criminal trespass.