Arson / Causing or Risking a Catastrophe / Criminal Mischief Arrest, 5:26 a.m., Thursday, July 19, 2018, 2371 Lititz Pike – Neffsville Mennonite Church (MT) – Matthew Duncan Macrae, M/38, homeless, was charged with the above offenses after he set fire to a portable toilet located at the church. The portable toilet was approximately eleven (11) feet from the church building. There were bushes, mulch, and other dry combustible materials between the church building and the burning portable toilet, which caused a substantial risk of the fire spreading to the building. Total loss: $500.00. Macrae was arrested and during a search incident to arrest was found to be possessing matches. He was taken to Central Arraignment.
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