JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – A man has been charged with first-degree arson after setting a Jackson apartment complex on fire.
Assistant Fire Chief Patrick Armon says 39-year-old Timothy Tyrone Smith admitted to authorities that he started the fire at the North Hills Apartments in North Jackson on Friday afternoon.
Police received a call that shots had been fired in the area as well. However, Armon says they found no evidence of shots being fired inside the building.
No injuries were reported.
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