Police arrest Thomaston man attempting to set house on fire

Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 14:07


THOMASTON – Thomaston police arrested a man for pouring gasoline in his house in an attempt to set it alight following an argument.

Police arrested 52-year-old, Thomaston resident Thomas Harrison after crews responded to calls for a disturbance on Williams Street.

Harrison is charged with Criminal Attempt to Commit Arson, Reckless Endangerment, Interfering with a 911 Call, and Breach of Peace.

Harrison is held on a $150,000 bond and expected to appear at Bantam Superior Court today.

Posted in New Britain Herald, General News, State on Monday, 19 June 2017 14:07. Updated: Monday, 19 June 2017 14:10.