Arson charges filed after fire in Kennedy Heights

Suley Wilson (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Suley Wilson (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

KENNEDY HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - A Kennedy Heights man is facing charges after police say he purposefully started a fire at a home.

Suley Wilson, 30, is charged with arson and aggravated arson.

According to court documents, Wilson intentionally set the basement of a home on Kennedy Avenue on fire on June 7, creating a risk the homeowner and members of the Cincinnati Fire Department.

Fire crews had to call in additional manpower that day due to the hot weather.

Investigators determined that the fire was intentionally set. Wilson was arrested on Monday he made oral and written statements of admission. He is being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center.

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