Tupelo man arrested after fire at home

By NEMS Daily Journal

Tupelo Police arrested Henry White of Tupelo Tuesday on charges of first degree arson in connection with residential fire that happened New Years Eve on Lake Street in Tupelo.

Authorities said White tossed flammable devices into the home. Two people were home at the time of the incident, but escaped without injury.

White is currently being held in the Lee County Detention Center.