Man facing arson, burglary charges after fire breaks out in Jamestown

Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) — A man has been charged with arson, burglary and trespassing since crews started investigating a fire in Jamestown.

On Sunday afternoon, a fire broke out on Water St.

Jamestown police say that after obtaining video and other information from a neighboring residence, 31-year-old Robert Yates was arrested.

Yates was taken into custody on Tuesday morning.

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