There are a variety of motives and types of arson that are dealt with under the law. Among some of the most common include –
- knowingly or purposefully setting a fire that places a person in danger of injury or death
- recklessly setting a fire that places a person or property in danger
- deliberately destroying a structure or building with the purpose of collecting insurance money
Arson is a serious crime. If you have been charged with arson, you may be facing a long prison sentence. Contact the law firm of Foy & Seplowitz to discuss your possible defenses and ways to reduce your potential sentence.