NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police say they’ve arrested the man they say started over a dozen fires in Manhattan
Authorities said 16 rubbish fires were set between Union Square and Times Square.READ MORE: Trump Says His 'Journey' Is 'Far From Being Over' In First Major Public Speech Since Leaving Office
“The most dangerous part of this case is that it’s taking effect quite often in restaurants or fast food restaurants,” said NYPD Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea.
Once incident took place Sunday at a McDonald’s on Eighth Avenue.MORE NEWS: FDNY: 3 Injured In Manhole Fire In Midtown; Con Ed Crews Remain On Scene
Anyone with information about the incidents is asked to call 718-722-3600.