Chattanooga man charged with arson - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Chattanooga man charged with arson

Posted: Updated:
HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -

A Chattanooga man faces arson charges after admitting to setting a house on fire.

June 17th, the Chattanooga Fire Department responded to a house fire call on Hixson Pike.  When they arrived they discovered Walter Marks unconscious in his truck in the driveway.

Firefighters entered the house and found a fire in two separate rooms and put them out.
 
Marks was taken to the hospital where he was treated for a drug overdose.  When officials went to speak with him, he told them "he wanted to come clean", that he had started the fire.  

Marks was arrested and charged with arson.

 




Powered by Frankly