A Greenville man is accused of setting a New Year’s Eve fire here in Laurens County. The Sheriff’s Office yesterday arrested 30-year-old Charles Edward “Eddie” Dantzler of 260 Pelham Road, Greenville and charged him with Arson 3rd Degree. Investigator Lt. Jawarski Shelton states that Charles Dantzler did willfully and maliciously set fire to property belonging to the state of South Carolina with intent to destroy the property. This allegedly occurred on December 31st, 2012 at mile marker one on Interstate 385.
A cash or surety bond was set at $25,000. Eddie Dantzler of Greenville remained in the Johnson Detention Center earlier today.