SALTILLO – A man accused of setting a home on fire had his bond set at $100,000 Wednesday on a first-degree arson charge.
Mark Martin, 44, of 181 County Road 1052, Saltillo is accused of setting a house on fire at 328 County Road 395, Saltillo early Tuesday morning. Two adults and two children were in the house, and they escaped without injury after the fire alarm woke them.
Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said the home was totally destroyed. Johnson said one of the occupants in the home was Martin’s ex-girlfriend.
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