Arson Caused Dexter Fire 

A Dexter man accused of setting his own apartment on fire was in court today.45-year-old Henry Murdoch is charged with arson and terrorizing.Authorities say he started a fire that burned down an apartment house on Saint Francis street in Dexter on December 15th. The state prosecutor says the Fire Marshal’s office determined a flammable liquid was used in the kitchen and living room. Murdoch was the only one living in the home at the time.He is being held on 5-thousand dollars bail.