Arrest made in Norfolk arsons

Posted at 1:02 PM, Jan 30, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-30 13:02:43-05

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.