Suspect Arrested In Longview Arson

A White Oak man is jailed in connection with a February arson in Longview.  Joseph Patrick Jones, 29, was arrested by investigators yesterday.  He is charged with intentionally setting a house on fire.  Investigators say Jones set fire to a home where his child and the child's mother lived in the 1200 block of North 9th St.  No one was home at the time of the fire.  Jones is being held in the Gregg County jail on $75,000 bond.

Bob Hallmark, Reporting.