Christopher Michael Williamson, 21, of 2937 Thrower Road, was charged with second-degree arson and burning certain buildings. He was being held in the Cumberland County jail under a $25,000 bond.
Arson investigators said Williamson set fire to a nearby abandoned home early Wednesday by using a cigarette lighter to ignite a pile of leaves. A short time later, firefighters were called to Williamson’s address after he set a section of grass on fire in front of the home, investigators said.
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