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Fire Investigation Results In Arrest

(Le Mars) -- The investigation of the apartment complex located at 18 4th Street Southeast that caught on fire Friday morning has led to an arrest.  The Le Mars Police Department, Le Mars Fire and Rescue Department and the State Fire Marshal's office all participated with the investigation.  It has been determined the cause of the fire was due to arson.  Charges of burglary, arson, criminal mischief, failure to comply with a no contact provision, and possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernaila have been issued to Zachery Dean Port, age 23, of Le Mars.  Port had been residing in the apartment, but was currently ordered by the court not to be on the premises.  Port was detained by Le Mars Police who had located him near the scene of the fire.  Port was arrested and booked into the Plymouth County jail.

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