Botetourt County, VA - An Eagle Rock man was arrested and charged with Arson, according to Botetourt County Sheriff Ronnie Sprinkle.
47 year old Christopher N. King was taken into custody Wednesday night at his home on Craig Creek Road.
Botetourt Communications received a call about a man threatening to burn down his house. When deputies arrived, King was outside
his home and responding crews saw smoke coming from the basement area of the house.
Fire and EMS were dispatched to the scene and had the fire knocked
down in less than 15 minutes.
King is beingheld
in the Botetourt County Jail and no bond has been set at this time.