Midland Man Charged with Arson

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland man is behind bars for setting his apartment on fire.

47-year-old Randy Holland has been charged with arson and making a terroristic threat.

Investigators say he intentionally started the fire in his apartment on Tuesday, a little before 6:00p.m.

Firefighters say smoke and flames were coming into the two bedroom unit when they got to the 2900 block of west Illinois.

We're told 13 units responded to the blaze and were able to keep the fire confined to the one apartment.

No one was hurt.

Holland is being held with without bond.