Police took a man into custody early Wednesday morning for allegedly igniting a fire at a Philadelphia home that left one person hurt.
Fire crews responded to a home on West Nedro Avenue near 16th Street in the city's Ogontz neighborhood around 1:30 a.m. to find flames engulfing the back of the property, according to officials.
Rescuers rushed a man suffering from smoke inhalation to Albert Einstein Medical Center, said authorities, who added the victim is expected to be okay.
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Both the injured man and the alleged arsonist were renting rooms in the Nedro Avenue home, police said.
Authorities arrested the unidentified suspect and charged him with arson.