Arrest Made In Longview Arson

There has been an arrest in an arson house fire in Longview over the weekend. The fire broke out Saturday and destroyed a home in the 12- hundred block of "Griffin street". The family was not home at the time.

Firefighters say the owner of the home had recently been threatened by someone he knew, and that the fire appeared to be arson. Fire marshals have arrested and charged 27 year old "Joseph Patrick Jones" in the case.