UPDATE: Police Investigating Suspects Involvement in Other Fires He Attempts to Start a Fire at Courthouse

A Ludington man is accused of trying to start a fire at the Mason County Courthouse. Police say George Winters set fire to a pile of leaves outside the courthouse around 4:30 a.m. on Friday. The fire burned part of the building in Ludington, and was put out by fire crews before it could spread. Police arrested Winters later that day and are looking into his involvement with several other recent fires in the area. 9&10 News will have the latest details in this story tonight on 9&10 News at 5:00.