NEW INFO: Man arrested for starting fire that displaced three families in Schuylkill County

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ONEIDA, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU): A man has been arrested for allegedly starting a fire that displaced three families in Oneida.

Police said Dennis Antonelli had an argument with his girlfriend, and set papers on fire in a bedroom inside the multi-family home on South Third Street.

Crews responded around 6:00pm Tuesday, when the flames broke out. It took firefighters about half an hour to get the fire under control. Three families are now displaced because of the arson.

Antonelli was arraigned and faces several charges.

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