A Carbon County jury found a Lehighton man guilty of two counts of arson on Monday.
Joe Lincen Mesa, 63, was charged with setting on fire his home and his car at 12 Cub Road in Penn Forest Township, on Feb. 27, 2009.
The panel deliberated for about two hours before finding him guilty. The verdict was reached following a trial that began Thursday morning.
Mesa did not testify at the trial.