BEND, OR -- A 19-year-old Walmart employee is accused of setting several fires inside the Bend store. Bend Police and Fire investigators say the Monday fires were suspicious in nature, and were located in two areas of the store. Damage was limited to the items ignited and the immediate areas and no one was injured.
Investigators say employee Travis Kyle, of La Pine, started the fires with a pocket lighter. Kyle was arrested on arson charges and lodged at the Deschutes County Jail.