BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – 34-year-old Emmanuel George Smith is facing multiple charges relating to an arson fire on July 22.
The arson fire took place at 3535 Topeka St. and the home is considered a total loss.
Smith was apprehended with the help of these agencies:
- Baton Rouge Fire Investigators
- Louisiana State Police Fugitive Task Force
- Attorney General’s Office
- Baton Rouge Police Department SRT
Smith is currently in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.
The 34-year-old man is charged with:
- 1 Count Simple Arson
- 1 Count Terrorizing
- 1 Count Home Invasion
- 1 Count Domestic Battery
There is no bail set for Emmanuel George Smith.