CONWAY, Ark. — According to the Office of the U.S. Attorney, 52-year-old David Hartsell has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after admitting to starting a fire at a Conway apartment complex.

The fire began on February 27, 2017, destroying Germantown's 12-unit apartment complex and injured several people.

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Hartsell is sentenced to 180 months' imprisonment, followed by five years of supervised release, and has to pay $378,541 in restitution.

The original story of the fire can be found here.