Cumberland Times-News

February 2, 2013

Man charged in arson threat - 02/03


Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — A Cumberland man was arrested Friday after he allegedly threatened to set fire to two properties, according to the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office.

Joshua Daniel Friend, 29, reportedly refused to leave a Brice Hollow Road residence where deputies said he told the homeowner that he was going to burn down that property and also an apartment building in Cumberland.

Friend was charged with two counts of threat of arson and one count of trespassing.

He was being held in the Allegany County Detention Center Saturday on $25,000 bond.