Arson suspect arrested after Thursday fire

26-year-old man arrested following house fire on Langside Avenue Thursday morning
A 26-year-old man was arrested Thursday in connection with a fire on Langside Avenue.

A 26-year-old man was arrested following a fire early Thursday morning.

The house fire in the 500 block of Langside Avenue caused approximately 70-thousand dollars in damage.          

Police arrested the man, who was alone in the house at the scene.

The man has been held in custody.