Police: Man charged after series of crimes that ended in arson - FOX Carolina 21

Police: Man charged after series of crimes that ended in arson

Posted: Updated:
Barry Garrett (Source: OCSO) Barry Garrett (Source: OCSO)
SENECA, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Police said a house fire in Seneca Thursday was ruled an arson, and the suspect was also involved in a slew of other crimes before setting the fire.

Police said Barry Steven Garrett Jr. broke into a house, several cars, and an outbuilding on East Main Street and stole items from victims.

Garrett is then accused of setting a fire in a vacant house on Sherard Street.

Police arrested Garrett and charged him with Burglary 2nd Degree, Burglary 3rd Degree, Breaking Into a Motor Vehicle, Simple Larceny, and Arson 2nd Degree.  

Police said Garrett may face additional charged for incidents in Oconee County.

MORE NEWS: The new "It" trailer is here and it's freaking people out

Copyright 2017 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
Fox Carolina
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2017, WHNS; Greenville, SC. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.