22-year-old charged with arson in Martinsville warehouse fire

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HENRY CO., Va. (WDBJ7) A 22-year-old man is charged with intentionally setting a fire in a Martinsville warehouse.

Firefighters responded to the 911 call about a fire at the Radial warehouse around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday. When they arrived, the fire had been partially extinguished. The Collinsville Fire Department finished extinguishing it.

Through the course of the investigation a suspect was developed as to who started the fire.

Dakota Chase Mohler, 22, is charged with burning or destroying a building, a felony. Mohler is being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.

Mohler was employee of a temporary staffing agency and not an actual employee of Radial.

There were no reported injuries as a result of this incident.

Anyone having information regarding this incident should contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463).