Man charged with arson for vehicle fire that spread to duplex

Man charged with arson for vehicle fire that spread to duplex
Police say Jesus Rivas, 31, was arrested soon after officers arrived on the scene at 3395 Misty Creek Drive.

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Erlanger police arrested a person in connection with an arson fire that began early Sunday morning.

Police say Jesus Rivas, 31, was arrested soon after officers arrived on the scene at 3395 Misty Creek Drive.

The Erlanger Fire Department says a vehicle fire spread to a duplex. All residents evacuated the duplex without injuries.

Rivas is charged with two counts of arson, wanton endangerment and fleeing or evading police.

He is being held at the Kenton County Detention Center.

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