46-year-old man charged with arson in Ybor City fire

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Police Department arrested a man accused of arson at an Ybor City resort and spa.

Carroll DeMoss, 46, is charged with second-degree arson and burglary.

Tampa police interviewed DeMoss after finding him around 2:36 a.m. Friday inside a vacant building on East 8th Avenue near North 15th Street.

Damage to the building is estimated at around $3,000, according to Tampa police.

Police said another arson-related incident at the spa’s location in March caused about $100,000 in damage.

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