Windsor Man Charged in Duplex Fire

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A Windsor man is facing charges in a duplex fire over the weekend.

On Saturday, August 10th at 3:40am, fire crews were called to the fire in the 700 block of Mercer St. near Wyandotte.

During the investigation, officers learned a man at the scene was responsible for setting the fire.  He was arrested.

He was also taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The 63-year-old man, a tenant of the home,  is facing a charge of arson causing damage to property.

No one else was hurt.

Damage was pegged at $175,000.