Police Source: Suspect in custody after Firestone Mansion fire

The suspects identity has not yet been released.

According to a police source a suspect is in custody, Thursday, for causing the fire at the Cornus Hill Firestone mansion in Fairlawn.

Last week, the fire was ruled arson and $5,000 reward was issued for information leading to an arrest and conviction for the blaze.

According to the source, the suspect turned themselves in this afternoon.

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The fire broke out at the mansion on Chamberlain Road Friday, January 13.

Several departments responded to the scene and the fire was under control by midnight.

Officials said one-third of the home was completely destroyed. The home has been vacant for the last five or six years.

A drone captured images of the mansion during the blaze. (courtesy of Christian Viering)