Authorities say Joseph Lester walked into the headquarters of the Petersburg Bureau of Police last week. They say a fire was set in the lobby. It was quickly extinguished.
An arsonist was caught on video setting fire to a Planned Parenthood building in California and now the FBI is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the suspect’s arrest.
A 15-year-old and 16-year-old in Ridgely, Maryland are charged with arson in connection with the destruction of the portable, plastic commode.
The pastor of a Baltimore church pleaded guilty Monday to setting fire to an apartment he rented in Southeast D.C in a scheme to collect insurance money.
Jessica Marie Poole, 26, of Harwood, Maryland, was arrested Thursday and is facing multiple charges, including two counts of first-degree arson and reckless endangerment.
A Germantown, Maryland, man who was seen on surveillance video buying gasoline and a gas can is now charged with the murder of his friend, who was found in her burning car.
A 19-year-old volunteer firefighter admitted his involvement in setting three fires in Prince George’s County.
A Capitol Heights woman was critically injured after her boyfriend poured gasoline on her and then set the pregnant woman on fire last week, court records said.
Prince George’s County police arrested a man accused of setting a pregnant woman on fire Friday morning.
Authorities in Prince George’s County arrested a man for throwing a Molotov cocktail in a liquor store in Beltsville, Maryland, on Sunday night.
A homeless woman was arrested Friday after setting another homeless person’s belongings on fire and threatening to kill them, officials said.
An Upper Marlboro man is charged with arson and attempted murder after police say he was caught on surveillance video setting fire to a town house, which then spread to adjacent homes.
Investigators don’t yet know who set the fire Saturday night that is still displacing 24 families as the thorough cleaning continues.
Montgomery County fire officials suspect that the fire was intentionally set, but there have not been any arrests made in connection to this case.
Prince William County Police released the name of a teenager who died with a 35-year-old man and four dogs in a house fire that investigators are calling arson.
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