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Man arrested on arson charges for the second time in 3 weeks

Posted at 2:30 PM, Jul 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-07 17:30:50-04

A man arrested for multiple arson charges was released on bail earlier in June. But now he's back behind bars for a separate arson-related incident.

Thomas Bowler was arrested on June 17th on four counts of 3rd-degree arson and one count of 1st-degree. His second arrest was on July 6 for an additional 3rd-degree arson charge. The incidents took place in Mesquite and Bunkerville.

Multiple departments throughout Nevada worked to gether to capture Bowler, including the Clark County Fire Department, Mesquite Police Department, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms and Explosives, the Bureau of Land Management, and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.