The group was created two years ago to help residents take ownership of their neighborhoods and take care of their neighbors.
The primary threats will be damaging wind and hail.
The mansion had sat empty since a 2004 fire and had been battered by trespassers, vandals and the elements.
No one was injured as the tornado touched down.
A second event is scheduled for October 2015.
Police found him hiding near a tree, covered in blood and holding two large kitchen knives.
It has delayed the state’s need for new prison space for at least one year, officials said.
Once IFD arrived on the scene, the fire was under control in 10 minutes.