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Published May 21, 2012, 02:18 PM

Fergus Falls man charged with setting fire in living room

Fergus Falls, Minn. (WDAY TV) - A Fergus Falls man is charged with arson after setting a fire in his home and could face charges for burning down an old school house.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fergus Falls, Minn. (WDAY TV) - A Fergus Falls man is charged with arson after setting a fire in his home and could face charges for burning down an old school house.

23-year old Joseph Nickelson admitted that he set a blanket on fire in his living room on May 3. He told police he was sick of the residence.

They say he also admitted to setting other smaller fires in the home recently and to burning down an old school on County Highway 82 on May 2.

No charges have been filed in that suspected arson.

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