HUNTINGTON ARSON ARREST Huntington Police Charge Man With Arson
Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Oct. 25, 2012 5:06 PM EDT
Updated: Oct. 25, 2012 5:38 PM EDT
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, Cabell County
, West Virginia
Huntington police make an arrest in connection with an abandoned building fire.
Vinson R. Higginbothan, 27, of Huntington was charged with first-degree arson, according to a news release from the Huntington Police Department.
The Huntington Fire Department responded to a fire at 1353 Charleston Ave. about 8 a.m. Wednesday. The fire was extinguished quickly, which prevented nearby homes from being damaged. During an investigation, neighbors were able to identify a suspect.
Police said Higginbothan admitted responsibility for the fire.
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