Plea entered Odd Fellows break-in
Jeremy A. Brown, 24, Homewood, Ala., was arrested after firefighters found him covered in soot in the burning building at 22 N. Main St., according to the criminal complaint.
He is not charged with arson.
The fire caused an estimated $100,000 damage.
Brown’s case will be scheduled for trial. If convicted, he faces up to 17 years in prison, but maximum sentences are rare.