Man arrested on arson charges

March 30, 2011 7:12:50 PM PDT
Police in the northern suburb of Libertyville have arrested a man in connection with an arson and another attempted arson incident.

Kyle Kowal, 26, is being held on $500,000 bond. He faces multiple arson charges and one charge of burglary.

Investigators say he was involved a pair of Libertyville house fires last Thursday. The burglary charge is from a separate incident at a Libertyville restaurant.