AUGUSTA — A man is facing arson charges following a garage fire in Augusta.
Peter Wing, 59 and who lived on the property, was arrested Saturday after investigators determined Wing was responsible for setting the fire.
A spokesperson for the Maine Department of Public Safety said the Augusta Fire Department responded to 41 State St. just before 8 p.m.
Crews arrived and put out the fire, but the fire marshal’s office was called in to investigate.
Following Wing’s arrest, he was taken to Kennebec County Jail.
The Augusta Police Department also helped with the investigation.