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Man in Luzerne County Facing Arson and Robbery Charges

FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A man is facing charges after police say he robbed a bank and started a fire earlier this week in Luzerne County. Officials say J...

FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- A man is facing charges after police say he robbed a bank and started a fire earlier this week in Luzerne County.

Officials say Jesse Bartosiewicz first started the flames at Albright's Greenhouse in Fairview Township as a distraction.

Bartosiewicz went on to rob the PNC Bank along Route 309 near Mountain Top.

Police say Bartosiewicz is locked up on $250,000 bail in Luzerne County.