Allegany County Man Facing Arson Charges

Published 03/04 2014 10:25PM

Updated 03/05 2014 11:12AM

Westernport, Md. - Officials with the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office have arrested an Allegany County man after they say he intentionally set his own car on fire.

Officials said the incident happened on February 28, 2014 along Front Street in Westernport. Anthony Serpone, Jr., 23, was taken into custody and confessed to the crime, according to investigators.

They said he is employed by Tri Town Emergency Medical Services as a driver, but has been placed on suspension pending the outcome of this investigation.

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