Man facing charges after setting Webster restaurant on fire

March 30th, 2022

WEBSTER, MA – A man is facing charges following an investigation into a restaurant fire in Webster earlier this month.

According to WCVB, Joel Batista-Viera started a fire at the Wind Tiki Chinese restaurant at 154 Thompson Road on March 18. The building was destroyed following the blaze.

Batista-Viera faces several charges including breaking and entering and arson.

No injuries have been reported.

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Written By: Ronald J. Resmini

Last Updated : Friday, April 1, 2022