PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Police in Portland have arrested a man-- and charged him with arson-- in connection to a suspicious fire that shut down Colucci's market.
Police arrested Elroy Montes-Lopez. Police say the fire started around four on Saturday morning. When fire fighters arrived on the scene, the fire was spreading rapidly.
Crews were able to extinguish the flames, but the building which houses the market and two apartments sustained smoke and water damage.