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  • Man arrested, said to confess to arson at Houston Islamic center

    Man arrested, said to confess to arson at Houston Islamic center
    A Houston man has apparently confessed to arson in a fire that destroyed a building at an Islamic center last week, officials said. A fire department spokesman told reporters that Darryl Ferguson, believed to be about 55 years old, had been arrested and...
  • Man seen on video trying to set restaurant ablaze, police say

    Man seen on video trying to set restaurant ablaze, police say
    One man's early morning attempt to set a restaurant on fire literally blew up in his face, and it was all captured by a surveillance camera. "It probably got rid of some of his eyebrows," said Alex Meyer, co-owner of the Tropics Piano Bar and...
  • Norfolk Fire-Rescue investigating suspected arson

    Norfolk Fire-Rescue investigating suspected arson
    Officials with Norfolk Fire-Rescue believe someone tried to set a house on fire last month and are asking the public to help them investigate the case. The incident happened about 7:35 p.m. Jan. 25, when they were called to 7113 Sewells Point Road for...
  • Manhattan Beach family believes suspicious fire was a hate crime

    Manhattan Beach family believes suspicious fire was a hate crime
    A black Manhattan Beach family is asking police to investigate a suspected arson attack on their home as a hate crime. In the middle of the night Wednesday, someone placed a gasoline-soaked rubber tire at the front door of the Clinton family's three-...
  • Man sells van, falsely reports it stolen, police say

    Man sells van, falsely reports it stolen, police say
    In an apparent attempt to have his cake and eat it too, Miramar police say Orville Arson Massop sold a van to a 73-year-old man and then falsely reported it stolen. Massop, 45, told police on Feb. 19 that a 2012 Mercedes Benz Sprinter van he had recently...
  • Woman accused of setting fire to home after being asked to move out

    Woman accused of setting fire to home after being asked to move out
    A woman set fire to the home she was living in after her roommate — and owner of the house — said she needed to move out, deputies said. Kelly Murphy, 52, was arrested Monday. According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, Murphy was...
  • Man guilty of murder, arson in Lombard fire that killed ex-girlfriend

    Man guilty of murder, arson in Lombard fire that killed ex-girlfriend
    A Villa Park man was found guilty of first-degree murder and aggravated arson Tuesday night for setting a fire that killed his former girlfriend, according to DuPage County prosecutors. After hearing testimony and evidence over five days, capped by...
  • Tow company hit by arson

     Tow company hit by arson
    Arson investigators with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are searching for suspects captured on video deliberately setting fire to a La Crescenta business early Monday that caused an estimated $450,000 in damages. A field sergeant on...
  • 2 accused in alleged Halifax mall plot face more charges

    2 accused in alleged Halifax mall plot face more charges
    More charges have been filed against a woman from the Chicago suburb of Geneva and a Canadian man accused of plotting to open fire in a Halifax shopping mall. Police say they foiled the alleged plot by three suspects, who allegedly wanted to mark...
  • Police detain suspect for arson at 'Mrs. Doubtfire' home

    Police detain suspect for arson at 'Mrs. Doubtfire' home
    San Francisco police arrested a woman Wednesday in connection with two small arson fires set at a house that served as the backdrop to the popular "Mrs. Doubtfire" movie starring Robin Williams. Tyqwon Eugenen Welch, 25, of Los Angeles, was booked...
  • Police bring latest 'Public Enemy No. 1' into custody

    Police bring latest 'Public Enemy No. 1' into custody
    A 22-year-old Baltimore man being sought by police in a murder case and setting fire to the home of his alleged victim's relatives was taken into custody without incident in Brooklyn late Friday. Charles Henson, dubbed "Public Enemy No. 1" by Police...