Man arrested after six vehicles found torched in Cedar City

Posted at 4:54 PM, Jan 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-11 16:22:50-05
Mug shot: Isaac Wall

Mug shot: Isaac Wall

CEDAR CITY, Utah — Cedar City police have arrested a man accused of setting fire to six vehicles early Tuesday morning.

Isaac Wall, 23, faces six counts of arson, a second-degree felony. Police said the string of vehicle arson incidents happened between 1 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. Tuesday in four locations in Cedar City.

As detectives interviewed the victims, they learned Wall’s ex-wife lives at the location of the first reported fire.

An off-duty officer located Wall near Ridge Rd. and Rose Hill Dr.  Police took Wall to the Cedar City Police Department for questioning. Wall is expected to be booked into the Iron County Jail.

Police said four of the six vehicles were totally destroyed and damages are estimated to be in the tens of thousands of dollars.