Man charged with arson following fire at RCIPS office

Rupert Spence of George Town appeared before the Summary Court today on charges of arson.

Spence, 35 was charged in relation to a fire which on occurred 23 Oct., at the RCIPS Business Centre at Windjammer Plaza on Walkers Road in George Town. The charge was transferred to the Grand Court and the case has been scheduled for mention on Friday.

Police say Spence was also charged in relation to another incident of arson that occurred in August, when a vehicle was set on fire, along with five counts of driving while disqualified. However, during his brief court appearance, no additional details were provided.

Spence was remanded into custody.

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