Julio Chavez charged for arson, burglary of $1.5 million boat

May 26, 2013 10:54:11 AM PDT
Chicago police have charged a man with arson following a fire on a luxury boat.

The Chicago Fire Department's Marine Unit was called to Burnham Harbor after a $1.5 million boat caught fire causing major damage.

Julio Chavez, 34, was charged with arson and burglary.

Police say he was found hiding in the boat and no one was hurt in the fire.