Deputies Arrest Man Accused of Starting Fire Near GTCo Restaurant

A man caused a ruckus and then started a fire. 

A Grand Traverse County restaurant employee is in trouble, not only at work, but with Grand Traverse County Deputies. 

The incident happened at the KFC on US 31 South in Garfield Township.

Deputies say the manager asked the employee to leave work.

He was having some work-related issues and was creating a disturbance. 

They say the man then went outside and set some trees on fire.

He left and came back a few hours later.

Deputies say he pushed the female manager and took some belongings from her vehicle.

The man was arrested and is facing charges of arson, assault and breaking into a car.