Arrest made in Norfolk arsons

Posted on: 1:02 pm, January 30, 2013, by

Norfolk, Va. – Police have made an arrest in a string of arsons in Norfolk.

Police have arrested and charged this man, 49-year-old David Wise.

Norfolk Fire & Rescue says there was a dumpster fire on North Military Highway on Tuesday, January 30, 2013.

They say Wise was seen near the area, and police picked him up a short time later.

Police say Wise confessed to setting several fires in Norfolk over the past few days.