Suspect arrested in fire involving three homes

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Police issued a warrant for the arrest of a man suspected of setting a fire involving three homes back in February, he was taken into custody on Wednesday afternoon.

Ismael Camacho has not yet been charged, but officials say it is an ongoing investigation.

His arrest warrant stated Camacho "entered and set a fire in an occupied two-family house" at 3857 W. 33rd St. The fire spread to two occupied houses on each side.

At the time, residents reported hearing a loud boom. When they ran outside, the original home was on fire. It eventually spread to two neighboring homes.

A woman who was in the original home was taken to the hospital but was expected to be OK.

Several witnesses also reported seeing two people running from the scene after the fire first broke out.

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