Defiance County Arson Trial Set To Begin
Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The arson trial of Stephen Palladino is set to begin in Defiance County. Palladino is accused of starting a 2018 fire at his ex-wife’s home in Highland Township.

The fire severely damaged the home, which Jennifer Palladino, her son and pet dog had left before it broke out. The trial began with opening statements from the defendant’s attorney, followed by testimony from a number of state witnesses.