EMANUEL COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - An Emanuel County man was located and arrested for arson and aggravated assault after a early morning fire on Oct. 1.
According to the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner of Georgia, 20-year-old Wyatt Rodriguez who was hiding at an Emanuel County motel, was arrested Thursday, Oct. 3 at 9 a.m. for first degree arson and aggravated assault after a fire at 373 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Wadley.
Authorities say the two-story home suffered moderate damage from the fire.
Rodriguez was extradited to the Jefferson County Jail.