Fires in Owego Park

By WBNG News

Fires in Owego Park

September 3, 2011 Updated Nov 9, 2013 at 12:48 AM EDT

Owego, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A man from the Town of Barton has been arrested by Owego Village police for setting fires in a local park.

22 year-old Matthew Zimmer is accused of setting fire to two structures and playground equipment at Marvin Park in Owego.

Owego Police conducted the investigation with Tioga County Sheriffs Deputies and the Tioga County Fire Investigation Team.

Zimmer was arrested for burglary in the third degree and criminal mischief.

Zimmer was remanded to the Tioga County Jail.

His bail is set at $15,000 cash or $30,000 bond.