On June 14th, Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint of a male attempting to set a duplex residence on fire. The suspect had left the scene prior to Police arrival. The duplex, located on Spring Park Road, sustained minimal damage and did not require anyone to be evacuate, nor were there any injuries. The complainant and suspect were known to each other.
The suspect was located and arrested Friday night (June 18th).
A 32 year old Charlottetown man has been charged with two counts of Arson and one count of Mischief under $5000 dollars. He has been remanded in custody and will appear in Provincial Court tomorrow.