SUFFOLK -- Police have arrested a Suffolk man for allegedly setting a string of fires over the last six weeks.
Charges against 29-year-old Michael Odom Smith of the 100 block of Brittany Lane include reckless handling of a firearm, concealed weapon carry while intoxicated, resisting lawful arrest, maliciously set fire to wood/fence/grass, and arson of an occupied dwelling.
Most recently, police say they responded to a brush fire in the 100 block of Brittany Lane, which is the scene of multiple suspicious fires over the last six weeks.
Police say the brush fire was extinguished by a neighbor, who happens to be Smith's parent.
Nobody was injured in any of the fires.
The investigation continues.