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Police arrest man threatening to burn down mobile home

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Police officers say they arrived just in time Friday morning, arresting a man with a lighter and gasoline who was threatening to burn down a home.

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31-year-old Xavier Robles of Moorhead is facing multiple charges, including attempted arson, felony terroristic threats, and assault.

Jacobson says when officers arrived to the mobile home they found Robles nearby with a knife and a lighter.

He says officers tazed Robles several times as he resisted arrest, even kicking some officers, two of which reported injuries.  Children were also inside the mobile home when the incident happened.

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