Man suspected of arson after Lemmon Valley house fire
LEMMON VALLEY, Nev. (AP) — Northern Nevada law enforcement officials have arrested a man on suspicion of arson after his Lemmon Valley home burned down.
KOLO-TV reports the home caught fire Thursday morning in Lemmon Valley, north of Reno.
Fire officials say the flames covered 70 percent of the house, leaving the house destroyed.
No injuries were reported.
Officials say the man was initially arrested for resisting a peace officer.
The arson charge was added after an investigation by the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and the Nevada State Fire Marshal.
Information from: KOLO-TV, http://www.kolotv.com