Man arrested in connection with fire in Franklin

December 21, 2018

FRANKLIN, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire have arrested a man in connection with a fire at a home in the town of Franklin.

Police arrested 56-year-old Guy Wheeler on an arson charge Thursday. The fire happened Dec. 3.

Wheeler was being held at the Merrimack County House of Corrections without bail and was scheduled to be arraigned Friday. It wasn’t immediately known if he had a lawyer. Police said his last known address was in Salisbury and he was currently homeless.

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