GLEN BURNIE, Md. - Police charged a towing company employee with setting fire to several cars at the Glen Burnie business.
Police arrested 29-year-old Steven Latz and charged him with multiple crimes including 2 nd degree arson and reckless endangerment for the fire at Ed's Towing in the 300 block of Marley Neck Road. Four cars were damaged with a loss estimated at $3,000.
Authorities said the blaze started in a late model Saturn around 11 a.m. Monday and quickly spread to three other cars. An investigation and witness reports led police to Latz Monday afternoon.
The Fire Department is investigating. Anyone with any information is asked call the Fire and Explosives Investigation Unit at 410-222-7884, the Arson Tip Line at 410-222-TIPS.