A McDowell County volunteer firefighter was arrested for murder and arson Thursday after authorities say he set a blaze that led to the death of a fellow firefighter.

Robert Lee Beckner, 36, of Iaeger, is charged with first-degree murder and three counts of first-degree arson, according to a criminal complaint filed in McDowell County Magistrate Court.
– PUB DATE: 6/26/2020 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: Bluefield Daily Telegraph
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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