NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A man is accused of setting multiple fires inside a yeshiva university dormitory while students were asleep inside.

Surveillance video shows Pete Weyand break into a building at Yeshiva University Schottenstein around 3:50 a.m. Friday on East 29th Street in Washington Heights.

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Fire officials said he used candles that were meant for Chanukah to set three separate fires.

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“Attacking any religious institution is a serious crime and we have zero tolerance for acts of arson in this city,” FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said in a statement. “Thanks to the thorough investigative work of our Fire Marshals, a dangerous individual has been quickly apprehended.”

Weyand, 33, was arrested on charges of arson, burglary with criminal intent, reckless endangerment of property, criminal mischief, criminal trespass and aggravated harassment.

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No one was hurt in the fires.