Alleged arsonist caught
A 44-YEAR-OLD Mossman man was arrested and charged with arson on March 28 following the investigation into a blaze at an Alchera Drive residence. It is alleged that the man set fire to a vehicle following a verbal dispute with other people at the address. The man set the vehicle alight by pouring fuel over it and lighting a match on it sometime between 10pm on March 27 and the early hours on March 28. The vehicle was significantly damaged and the man is scheduled to appear in the Mossman Magistrate’s Court on April 13.