SALISBURY, Md. - A man is behind bars after allegedly attempting to set fire to a local business. The Maryland State Fire Marshal's office reports that on Thursday night around 10PM employees of Ponzetti's Pizza located a small fire among some cardboard boxes, near the rear entrance to the kitchen. Investigators say that the employees were able to extinguish the fire.
The Salisbury Police Department reviewed surveillance footage and took Dominic Everetts, 27, of Salisbury into custody. Investigators say they did not find a specific motive for the fire. Everetts has been charged with 2nd degree malicious burning, two counts of reckless endangerment, and other related charges. Everetts is being detained at the Wicomico County Detention Center on $250,000 bond.