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Waterloo man charged with burning playground

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SHREWSBURY, MO (KPLR) - A Waterloo man has been charged with setting fire to a playground in Shrewsbury earlier this week. 23-year-old William Holmes is charged with two counts of knowingly burning.

After police say he confessed to setting a fire that destroyed playground equipment at Brinkop Park Monday night.

Our partners at the Post Dispatch report Holmes was released from the St. Louis county Jail after posting a $10,000 bond.