The downtown Hereford House was definitely torched.Federal jurors will decide whether Rod Anderson, part owner of the restaurant, hired men to torch the restaurant on Oct. 20, 2008. The restaurant at MainMore >> A federal trial has begun into whether the part owner of the Hereford House chain hired two men to torch the downtown Kansas City restaurant in order to get insurance money to rebuild.
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After weeks in court, the Hereford House arson trial could be coming to an end. Rod Anderson is accused of hiring two men to burn the downtown restaurant in 2008. Tuesday, jurors heard the last of theMore >> A federal jury found Wednesday that Rod Anderson hired two men in 2008 to torch the downtown Hereford House restaurant in a bid to collect insurance money. Surveillance video that Anderson apparently didn't know about was key to his undoing.