Two North Reading residents were arrested Friday night for allegedly attempting to burn down an energy company headquarters in Waltham earlier in the week, authorities say.
The pair, 48-year-old Michael Baker and 33-year-old Kaysea Baker, have both been charged with burning a building and conspiracy to burn a building, Massachusetts State Fire Marshall Peter Ostroskey said in a statement. The former was also charged with alleged breaking and entering and destruction of property.
The relationship between the pair was not identified.
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On Sunday, Nov. 29, police and fire departments found an incendiary device had been thrown through a window of AMPS Electric, Inc., a service provider headquartered at 86 West Street in Waltham.
Damages to the building were reported at more than $1,200, according to the filed charges.