Panama City man charged with jail arson

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A Panama City man is accused of setting a fire inside the Bay County Jail, according to court records. 

Cody Chance Ramsey, 32, is charged with arson in the case. According to his arrest report, Ramsey started the fire while being housed in Gulf Dorm Pod 3. Although the blaze put lives in danger no one appeared to be injured in the incident, according to the report. 

Ramsey is now being held on a $100,000 bond. 

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