Second Degree Arson Suspect Arrested
Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Sommer Simms of Fort Washington, MD on an arrest warrant for Second Degree Arson obtained by County Police Department on November 17, 2016.
According to the warrant, on November 13, 2016, in the 3300 block of Tinkers Branch Way in Fort Washington, MD, Simms allegedly set fire to a male’s vehicle causing approximately $2000.00 of property damage to his car. The warrant also states that the victim received a text message from Simms stating “Your house next”.
Upon receipt of the warrant on November 23, 2016, Deputies’ investigation determined that Simms could be located in the 9000 Underwood Drive where she was taken into custody and transported to the Prince George’s County Correctional facility in Upper Marlboro for processing.
Simms is are also charged with Second Degree Arson, Malicious Burning First Degree and Malicious Destruction of property of at least 1,000.00 dollars.
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