BOX ELDER, SD
A Box Elder man is accused of trying to burn down his mobile home while his live-in girlfriend and another man were inside.
Twenty-nine-year-old Joseph Hodges is charged with arson and reckless burning - charges that could land him in prison for 35 years if he's convicted.
It was not immediately clear if he had obtained a lawyer.
Authorities say the two people inside the home when it went up in flames about 5 a.m. Thursday were able to get out safely.