Suspect in custody for allegedly setting apartment fire

March 3, 2012 7:33:28 PM PST
Police had a man in custody Saturday night accused of intentionally starting a fire at a northeast Houston apartment complex.

The fire happened around 5pm on Lyerly near Fulton.

Officials said flames spread to a couple of units before firefighters were able to put out the blaze.

There were no reports of injuries.

Police have not said if the man had a motive for allegedly setting the fire. His name has not been released.