Man in custody, faces arson charges after Longview apartment fire

Man in custody, faces arson charges after Longview apartment fire
The Longview Fire Department responded to a fire on Thursday.

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The Longview Fire Department responded to a fire on Thursday.

The call came from a residence at 3402 Nikki Court, Unit A, at around 4 pm. According to the Longview Fire Department, smoke was showing and evacuation in progress when first responders arrived at the fire scene.

The fire department made sure the fire was out; it possibly started in a piece of furniture. Officials questioned a man who was in the apartment. He was taken into custody for arson, the confirmed.

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