Jeffery Burke charged with arson over Stratford fire
Apartments evacuated at 3 a.m.
A man was arrested and charged with arson after a Stratford, P.E.I., apartment building caught fire Saturday.
Jeffery Burke, 24, of Georgetown was arrested and charged with arson, break and enter and uttering threats.
Burke is being held in custody until his next court appearance on Oct. 22.
One unit was damaged by fire and several others have smoke and water damage.
Volunteers brought meals and personal-care kits for 15 adults and one child. The Red Cross provided emergency shelter for one tenant.
Most tenants have made arrangements to stay with family or friends.