Smith County arson suspect re-arrested for setting fire to hospital mattress

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A Lindale man has been re-booked on an arson charge stemming back to an incident from August 2018, according to Smith County judicial records.

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Mason Reid Wyatt, 20, was arrested back on August 27, 2018, for allegedly setting fire to a hospital bed. No one was injured in the fire, and the bed suffered minor damage.

He was released later that day on $5,000 bond. 

Wyatt was taken back into custody on Monday, May 20. His bond has now been set at $75,000 in the seventh district court by Judge Kerry Russell.

It is unknown why he was re-arrested.

He is charged with a second-degree felony and faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted.

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