Rochester man charged with arson, assault, burglary

Created: 12/02/2013 10:49 AM WHEC.com

A 32-year-old Rochester man has been arrested for arson, assault and burglary in connection with a structure fire in Rochester last year. The fire occurred at an apartment on Garfield Street in the early morning hours on July 8, 2012.

Fire investigators say Diobe Damco assaulted the person he was involved with at the home on Garfield Street and then set fire to the apartment before leaving. News10NBC is told the fire caused substantial damage to the building. Luckily, no one was injured.

Damco is being held in the Monroe County Jail.


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