A 38-year-old man was arrested Thursday and charged with breaking into a duplex and setting it on fire.
Charles E. Johnson, of 603 Lexington Drive, Apt. A, was charged with residential burglary and first-degree arson and was held at the Pinellas County Jail on $25,000 bail.
Pinellas County sheriff's reports say Johnson broke into a duplex at 442 Lexington St. about 9 p.m. Monday and set it ablaze. Damage was estimated at $35,000.