An Egg Harbor Township man is facing charges after police say he set his own condominium on fire.

Brian Marrone - Photo: Egg Harbor Township Police Dept

Police and fire crews responded to the Oxford Village Condos on Old Egg Harbor Road around 10:30 Thursday night. The Farmington and Cardiff Fire Companies responded and brought the fire under control. Investigation at the scene found that the fire had been intentionally set inside the residence.

The suspect, homeowner Brian Marrone, initially could not be located at the scene but was located by an officer in the area and taken into custody. Marrone was charged with Aggravated Arson, Arson and Criminal Mischief.

Everyone inside the residence got out safely. There were no injuries reported.


SOURCE: Egg Harbor Township Police Department Facebook page


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