Charges filed against man accused of setting mattress on fire

By Heartland News

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau County prosecutor filed arson charges against a man in connection with a recent apartment fire.

Police are looking for 32-year-old Neziah Wyatt for a basement fire.

Firefighters were called to the building on north Middle Street around 3 a.m. Friday.

Investigators say the woman that lives in the apartment told them her boyfriend set a mattress on fire.

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