Police arrest man in alleged arson of fire tower in Florida
Posted On July 5, 2021
A man was arrested in a suspected arson of a fire tower at a residential neighborhood in Florida, according to authorities.
Police said a 32-year-old man had been arrested on Wednesday and charged with first-degree arson and unlawful use of a destructive device.
The man has not been identified and he is being held at the Palm Beach County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office said.
Police found a fire on Friday morning that was extinguished but did not find any evidence of a second blaze.
The building, a former fire station, was undergoing renovations when the fire broke out on June 3.