Sheri Smith Anderson remains in Cobb County Jail without bond following an incident March 10 when she allegedly spent an hour and a half loitering at the Cobb County Fleet Maintenance Shop on County Services Parkway after the facility was closed. According to an arrest warrant, Anderson was recorded by surveillance video when she attempted to light the facility’s fuel bay and a county vehicle on fire.
Police said she tried several times to ignite the diesel pump at facility by lighting paper, but she was unsuccessful. The county vehicle’s gas tank was damaged by fire.
Anderson was charged with felony second degree arson, felony criminal damage and loiter prowl. Anderson was also charged with felony possession of a Schedule II substance and multiple moving violation misdemeanors.