FALCONER – A Village of Falconer man was charged with arson in connection with a fire that destroyed a family’s home over the weekend on Pearl Street.
Town of Ellicott Police say Cody Dustin, 24, is charged with third-degree arson.
The Chautauqua County Fire Investigation Team ruled the cause of the fire was “incendiary.”
Through investigation, Ellicott Police Detectives alleged that Dustin started the fire.
Dustin was issued an appearance ticket to return to the Town of Ellicott Court at a later date.