CARLISLE, Pennsylvania from (WHTM / ABC27) Police arrested a Hanover man after surveillance video captured him burning a Confederate flag.
Police arrested a Hanover man after surveillance video recorded him burning a Confederate flag that was mounted on a parked vehicle. Footage shows Becker clearly setting fire to the flag Friday morning outside of a convenience store on the 100 block of Carlisle St.
Mathew M. Becker, 48, of Hanover PA is facing arson-related offenses, criminal mischief, and disorderly conduct charges. Police used the footage to identify Becker and made the arrest on Wednesday (7/22/2015). No injuries were reported but police say the fire caused minor damages to the vehicle.