Lance Muckenhaupt, of New Hyde Park, faces judge over sparking fire at Tamarac Lodge

A New Hyde Park man who admitted to starting a fire that destroyed the Tamarac Lodge in upstate Ellenville was back in court today. Lance

Lance Muckenhaupt turned himself in to the Ulster County sheriff yesterday. The 57-year-old was supposed to be sentenced last week for burning a bush without a permit, starting a fire that destroyed 44 buildings.

Lance Muckenhaupt turned himself in to the Ulster County sheriff yesterday. The 57-year-old was supposed to be sentenced last week for burning a bush without a permit, starting a fire that destroyed 44 buildings. (5/29/13)

NEW HYDE PARK - A New Hyde Park man who admitted to starting a fire that destroyed the Tamarac Lodge in upstate Ellenville was back in court today.

Lance Muckenhaupt turned himself in to the Ulster County sheriff yesterday. The 57-year-old was supposed to be sentenced last week for burning a bush without a permit, starting a fire that destroyed 44 buildings.

Jerry Lewis, The Who and Janis Joplin are just some of the stars who stayed at the Tamarac Lodge.

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