Hallsville man indicted on arson charge
POSTED: Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 5:35pm
UPDATED: Friday, June 27, 2014 - 10:41am
Marshall, Texas (KETK) — A Hallsville man was indicited for arson by a Marshall grand jury Thursday.
On May 8, Harrison County fire officials were dispatched to a structure fire in the 100 block of Karabeth Drive, according to the Longview News-Journal. Bret Denton Moore set his house on fire, knowing it was insured against damage or destruction, according to an arrest affidavit.
The News-Journal reported the affidavit stated Moore told police he set the home ablaze with the use of an open flame lighter.