Salisbury Man Arrested & Charged for Setting Grandmothers Mobile Home on Fire

Apr 20, 2013 -- 4:52am

The Maryland State Fire Marshal arrested and charged a 29-year-old Salisbury man Friday with intentionally setting his grandmother's mobile home on fire.

The fire broke out at the home on Walnut Tree Road on Wednesday, April 10 around 6 p.m.

Investigators say Brian Gribble deliberately set a decorative wreath on fire in the living room; that blaze then spread to the rest of the house.

Gribble and his grandmother were able to escape the house without injury.

Gribble is charged with 1st degree arson, 2nd degree malicious burning, malicious destruction of property and reckless endangerment.

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