Curtis A. Plum, 33, of Boise was arrested on a felony arson charge Friday after a suspicious fire broke out at a business near the intersection of North Cole Road and West Ustick Road early that morning, Boise police report.
Boise firefighters extinguished the fire, which was reported about 3:45 a.m. Evidence found at the scene indicated someone had started the fire intentionally, then fled, police said.
Officers set up a perimeter and located a man who matched the suspect desription a short time later, police said. The suspect, identified as Plum, was booked into the Ada County Jail, where he remained Friday evening.