DELAND, Fla. – Investigators are searching for a man involved in the arson of a home in DeLand, according to the Division of Investigative and Forensic Services.
William “Kirk” Hamblen is facing charges of attempted first-degree murder, arson of an occupied structure, and arson resulting in injuries, according to investigators.
Officers are investigating a house fire with injuries that happened on Nov. 3 located on Stone Street in DeLand.
Hamblen is also accused of stealing a 9mm handgun from the victim in the incident, according to investigators.
Investigators said he should be considered armed and dangerous.
Here is a list of areas he is known to be around:
- Astor, Florida
- Orange City, Florida
- Deland, Florida
- Pinehurst, North Carolina
- Ethel, Mississippi
According to investigators, Hamblen is known to drive a red convertible Chevy Camaro with the Mississippi tag of ATS430.
He is also known for driving a black Yamaha motorcycle, according to investigators.
Investigators said he could also be in an RV with custom murals and a Mississippi tag of ATT015.