UPDATE, 3:35 p.m. — The Ridgefield Police Department has closed its investigation into who started the field fire at Governor Park without revealing any names of who was responsible for pouring gasoline and lighting it in attempt to make the field playable for the Ridgefield High School baseball team.
"The Ridgefield Police Department has closed its investigation into this incident due to the fact that compensation has been made for the damages," Capt. Shawn Platt said Thursday in a release. "Town Officials no longer wish to press criminal charges. Anyone seeking further information may contact the Ridgefield Town Hall."