A little after noon on Wednesday, Police in Ithaca arrested a 31-year old man from Dryden and charged him with setting fire to a 3-story duplex on Hudson Street in Ithaca.
The home was engulfed in flames when first responders got there just after 1 am Wednesday.
Seven people lived there and everyone got out safely.
Investigators confirmed that the fire was set, and police arrested Joshua Reeves and charged him with felony Arson.
Reeves was arraigned and sent to the Tompkins County Jail awaiting $10-thousand cash bail.