Chattooga County Sheriff John Everett told AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio today that his department has made an arrest in a suspicious fire that occurred earlier this month in the Subligna area.   

Fire crews were called to a structure fire at 787 Stinnett Road in Subligna around 5 PM on Tuesday May 5th. 

The Georgia Fire Marshall’s office was called in to investigate the suspicious blaze. 

Sheriff Everett said that his department has arrested 26 year old Tracy Daniel Overby of a Chamberlain Road, LaFayette address and charged him with first degree arson in relation to the May5th Subligna fire.   

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.