Arson charge laid in Jubilee Road apartment fire
Chester man linked to arson, theft and break and enter
Halifax police have made an arrest in a suspected arson case in the city’s south end on Friday night.
Police were called to a disturbance at an apartment building on Jubilee Road around 6 p.m. When they arrived at the top flat the person inside refused to open the door.
They were then told someone had left through the back door and a chase ensued.
After they arrested the suspect, officers noticed smoke coming from one of the apartments.
Fire crews responded and extinguished the flames.
A 22-year-old from Chester is facing charges of theft, break and enter and arson.