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Man sets mattress on fire in Morgan County jail

(Source: Morgan County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Morgan County Sheriff's Office)
MORGAN COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

The Morgan County Sheriff's Office tell us Kenneth Ray Pitts II set a mattress on fire at the Morgan County Jail. 

Investigators tell us before Pitts set the mattress on fire, he became unruly toward a Morgan County Sheriff’s Detention Deputy.

After an investigation, Pitts was charged with arson. No inmates were injured in the fire and were escorted to a different cell block for their safety. 

Pitts is currently being held in the Morgan County Jail, without bond, on several other charges.

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