Authorities search for man wanted for alleged involvement in Bedford County arson

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – The Bedford County Fire Marshal’s Office says they are looking for a man believed to have been involved in setting a house on fire Saturday morning.

The fire was reported around 8 a.m.

According to the Bedford County Department of Fire & Rescue, Steven Wayne Thompson, Jr. faces charges of felony arson of an occupied dwelling and misdemeanor assault on a family member.

If you have any information on Thompson’s whereabouts, you are asked to call 540-586-7827.

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