HOLLADAY – An investigation by special agent fire investigators with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a California man in connection with a house fire in Benton County.

On October 11th, TBI agents joined the Benton County Sheriff’s Office in investigating a fire that occurred at a home in the 600 block of Morris Road in Holladay.  Agents and investigators determined the fire had been intentionally set.  Christopher M. Tuttonbene (DOB: 11/22/89), of Temecula, California, was quickly identified as the individual responsible for starting the fire.

Tuttonbene was arrested and booked into the Benton County Jail on charges of Arson, Burglary, and Vandalism. His bond is set at $250,000.