STEELE, MO (KFVS) - A Caruthersville teenager is facing charges after police say he set a political sign on fire and set a house on fire.
Investigators responded to a fire at a vacant home on McCollum Street in Steele on October 24.
During the investigation, officers learned Tavares Amerson, 18, allegedly took a Donald Trump sign from a yard and set the sign on fire.
He is accused of throwing that sign against a vacant home that caught fire.
Amerson faces a charge of arson 2nd degree.