Recent Posts in Arson Category

Defendant in Arson Case Hopes Charges Will be Dropped

The owner of an apartment building in Augusta has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor criminal charges stemming from a fire that resulted in the death of one elderly man during Memorial Day weekend, as ...

Would-Be Burglars, in Search of Pregnant Horse and Peat Moss, Leave Clothes Behind

As reported by The News Journal out of Corbin, KY, a man and a woman have been arrested and charged in an attempted home burglary, as the evidence of the crime far outweighed their excuses of looking ...

Groom Sentenced for Torching Reception Site

As reported by over 100 news sites including BBC News, a groom that should have been getting ready for his reception in a Cheshire hotel was instead setting a fire he hoped would burn the place down ...

Alleged Arsonist Charged After 53 Fires in a 4-Day Spree

As reported by KABC from Los Angeles, amidst the celebrations of a long New Year’s Eve weekend a man set no less than 53 fires, injuring one firefighter, and, as of January 3, has now been ...

Man Charged for Murder and Arson in Elevator Death

A man has been arrested for murder and arson in connection to the death of a Brooklyn resident, who perished in an elevator after being doused with a flammable liquid and then set on fire with a ...

Guilty of Arson, not Manslaughter, in Meth-Fueled Death

As reported by the Associated Press for the Washington Post, a man that lost his fiancé after a meth-induced sexual escapade, and then set fire to her body in the cab of his big rig truck, had ...