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Man May Face Arson Charge

Police in Winchester have arrested a man on charges he set a "camp fire" inside an apartment building.

It happened on South Highland Street on Monday afternoon.

Investigators say a man who had been drinking set fire to several papers inside an apartment.

Firefighters arrived and say after the man did not respond, they called police.

There were other people in the apartment building at the time. They were evacuated with no injuries.

There's some damage to the building, and the suspect will likely be charged with arson.


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