JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Jamestown man will spend four years in prison for starting a multi-family dwelling on fire.
Ronald Smith, 48, was sentenced Monday for committing second degree arson. Investigators say Smith started the fire at the home on Struges Street in Jamestown last April.
Firefighters were able to quickly extinguish the flames before they reached the main floors and residents evacuated safely.
It remains unknown why Smith started the home on fire.
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