PARKERSBURG – A Wooden County man and girl have been charged with arson and housebreaking, charged with beginning a hearth at an residence constructing in December, in accordance with prison complaints within the County Magistrates Courtroom of Wooden.
Carl Lee Martin III, 33, of 710 28th St., Vienna, was arrested on December 28 after authorities acquired a grievance from a neighborhood development firm that an residence constructing they had been transforming on Worthington Lane in Parkersburg was forcibly entered and a hearth began. inside, stated a grievance.
An worker at a development firm confronted Martin and one other topic, Rachael Lee Davis, 32, of 506 42nd St., Vienna, who additionally faces arson and housebreaking fees, in accordance with an extra prison grievance in court docket. magistrates.
Martin and Davis had been leaving the constructing after they informed the worker that they’d began the hearth by “scorching,” in accordance with the grievance.
The worker then took a photograph of the license plate of the automotive that Martin and Davis left in and authorities investigated and contacted the proprietor of the automobile, Martin, who admitted that he and Davis entered the constructing by way of a locked door. Davis admitted the crimes, in accordance with the grievance.
Martin and Davis began a hearth inside a sink with scrap wooden that the worker ultimately doused with snow, in accordance with the grievance.
Martin and Davis face the felony crimes of arson within the fourth diploma and housebreaking, in accordance with the grievance.
They had been being held within the North Central Regional Jail with assure bonds of $ 100,000, $ 50,000 per crime per individual, in accordance with the grievance. Every of them faces a attainable most sentence of two years in jail and a $ 2,500 high-quality, in accordance with the grievance.