Man charged over house fire

The Free Press (Corowa) - - NEWS -

Po­lice have con­firmed a man has been charged with set­ting fire to the house in Wah­gun­yah he owns with his wife after hand­ing him­self into po­lice.

The Wah­gun­yah man, 57, handed him­self into po­lice on Fri­day morn­ing and he was charged with ar­son.

The fam­ily has lived at the house for sev­eral years and have adult chil­dren.

The man ap­peared in Wodonga Mag­is­trates Court on Fri­day af­ter­noon for a brief hear­ing.

He ap­peared in court again on Tues­day and was granted bail.

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