ALPINE, TX (KWES) - One man has admitted to intentionally setting a post office in Alpine on fire last year.
Karl Peterson, 59, admitted to the crime on Thursday in Alpine.
We're told Peterson pled guilty to one count of arson involving a federal facility.
The fire, which occurred back on Oct. 12, 2016, caused extensive damage to the building.
As part of the plea agreement, Peterson faces a sentence of 37 months in federal prison.
Formal sentencing has not yet been scheduled.