Longview police arrest man for arson after warehouse fire

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A man is behind bars for setting fire to a warehouse.

It happened around 8:45 Tuesday night, in the 300 block of Cherokee Street in Longview.

Longview fire officials tell us the warehouse was already fully engulfed when they arrived. The man suspected of starting the fire was still there when fire crews arrived.

He was arrested on arson charges.

Right now, officials don't believe the warehouse was being used at the time.

No injuries have been reported.

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