Man Wanted for Questioning Charged with Arson
March, 28, 2015

March 28, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (SH2015-15)

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
R. Steve Huffman
Public Information Officer
(251) 208-2857/Fax: (251) 208-2861
E-Mail: huffman@cityofmobile.org

MAN WANTED FOR QUESTIONING CHARGED WITH ARSON

Fire investigators with Mobile Fire-Rescue Department have located a man wanted for questioning reference a house fire that occurred in August of 2014.

Investigators received a tip that Asti “Teedy” Mitchell, 32, was at the Greyhound bus station in Mobile and picked him up around 10:00 p.m. Friday evening, March 27.

Mitchell was taken in for questioning and later booked into Mobile County Metro Jail. He is being charged with Arson 1st and Assault 1st.

Mitchell is being charged for intentionally setting a fire to a house located on Jessie St on August 13, 2014 in which one of the occupants received serious burn injuries.

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