Brantford Man Charged with Arson

Brantford Police have charged a 30-year-old Brantford man with arson following a fire at a residence on Park Avenue Tuesday.

The suspect has been charged with Arson – Disregard for Human Life after police investigated the blaze that broke out in an upper apartment at the home overnight Tuesday.

Fire crews rescued one person from the roof who was taken to the hospital. Other residents escaped unhurt.