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Nephew of 'Big Ang' Raiola arrested for S.I. arson

New York Daily News: All three are facing charges of arson, criminal mischief, burglary, reckless endangerment and criminal trespass. FDNY Fire Marshals tracked down the accused arsonists after one of them bragged on Facebook about starting the blaze, officials said.
After weeks-long investigation, Harrison County man arrested on arson charges

- 1 week ago @ wvmetronews.com: The ensuing investigation with the help of the state Fire Marshall's Office led to search warrants against the main suspect, Williams, on Monday. He is charged with two counts of arson related to the burning of a dwelling and causing injury, and is ...

Newberry Twp. man pleads to arson, risking catastrophe, after setting fire to

- 1 week ago @ pennlive.com: YORK -- The Newberry Township man who was facing nine attempted-murder charges after police say he tried to burn down an ex-girlfriend's house has entered guilty pleas to lesser charges. Thomas M. Funk, 26, was scheduled to go to trial in York County ...

Official: Blue Creek Road blaze likely arson

- 1 week ago @ mcalesternews.com: "If someone sets a fire outside of a controlled burn, it's considered (arson)," Brooks said. Anyone who has information on the fire is asked to call the Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office. The blaze was one of two sizeable fires in the county Sunday. A ...

Arson suspect’s past not allowed in court

- 6 days ago @ ri.search.yahoo.com: Arson suspect Bradley Ryan Thomasson was in 3rd District Court Jan. 16 for a motion hearing to determine if his past can be brought out at the jury trial. He is charged with two felonies for arson, several felony charges for burglary and one petit theft misdemeanor.

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Resident on crime-hit estate is so afraid of arson attack he sleeps with bucket of water by bed

A terrified tenant on a crime-hit housing estate is sleeping with a bucket of water under his bed after arsonists targeted two flats in weeks of each other.

Another case filed against Khaleda Zia

Dhaka, Jan 27 (IANS) Another case, for "instigating arson", has been filed against former Bangladesh prime minister Khaleda Zia, who had called a nationwide transport blockade earlier this month, a media report said Tuesday. Police booked her as the "hukumer asami", someone responsible for "instigation and conspiracy", over torching of a covered van at Chouddagram in Comilla district, 100 km ...

Police: Homestead arson suspect sought mental health treatment days before

A few days before police say Edward McDonald lit a fire that destroyed a historic section of Homestead on Friday, he sought help from mental health workers. Homestead police Chief Jeffrey DeSimone said Monday that an officer was dispatched a few days ...

Investigators suspect arson in South Salt Lake apartment fire

Good4Utah: SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Arson investigators are looking for a group teenagers they believe may have set fire to an empty apartment building in South Salt Lake. It completely collapsed. They need your help to find who did it. A South Salt ...

Marissa residents on edge after arson fires

fox2now.com: MARISSA, IL (KTVI) – An overnight arsonist is causing some Marissa residents to lose sleep. Three fires were set early Monday morning to sheds behind homes along S. Main St. Nobody was injured. “It's sick,” said Alice Mines. She lives just a few yards ...

Arson-damaged school near Atlanta to reopen

LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — A DeKalb County elementary school that was damaged by arson is reopening. WSB-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/1yUA9Mu ) that more than 100 people worked around the clock to repair Fairington Elementary School in Lithonia so that it could reopen for classes on Monday. DeKalb Fire and Rescue crews found smoke and flames coming from a Fairington classroom around 5 p.m. Jan. 17 ...

Man convicted of killing sex partner, setting him on fire in 2011 faces new arson charges

by Bay City News A 25-year-old man convicted of involuntary manslaughter after allegedly killing a sexual partner and setting his body on fire in San Francisco's Buena Vista Park in 2011 appeared in court today after being arrested in the Castro District last week on suspicion of another act of arson. The arson suspect, David Munoz Diaz, appeared in San Francisco Superior Court today wearing ...

Defendant appears in court to face charges in SF Castro arson

KTVU San Francisco: The arson suspect, David Munoz Diaz, appeared in San Francisco Superior Court today wearing orange jail clothing, handcuffs, and a pair of thick black glasses. He took part in his arraignment today through the aid of a Spanish interpreter and entered a ...

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