The Shelton Police Detective Bureau have arrested a volunteer fireman for his connection to a fire that happened on Feb. 3.
The fire happened at Echo House Company #1 during a past captain’s dinner.
The investigation reveals that the fire was started intentionally in the rear of a pickup truck parked near the firehouse.
Police arrested 57-year-old William Tortora.
His charges include second-degree arson, second-degree reckless endangerment, and second-degree criminal mischief, as well as conspiracy charges.
He was held on a $250,000 bond and was arraigned in Derby Superior Court.
Police are expecting another arrest to come out of this incident.
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