SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – Police arrested a Suffolk man in connection to a suspicious fire earlier this month.
Dion Devonte Jones, 18, was charged with arson of personal property greater than $200, arson of an unoccupied building greater than $200, and bomb/burn threat.
The charges are connected to a fire at Bullock’s Mobile Home Park on August 2. A city spokesperson said the fire spread from a vehicle to a mobile home. The vehicle was destroyed, and the spokesperson said the mobile home, which was new, was not yet occupied.
Jones is being held at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.