Officers received notice that Michael GLynn, 45, had violated a no-contact order and responded to the house on College St around 2:43 p.m.
Glynn was alone in the house when officers arrived. Officers attempted to get Glyn to exit the residence, but he refused. He allegedly started a fire inside the structure before leaving it and running to a neighboring garage around 4:44 p.m.
Authorities apprehended Glynn and charged him with first-degree arson, second-degree arson, interference with official acts, and violation of a no-contact order. They took Glynn to an area hospital for treatment before taking him to jail.