A Canastota man has been arrested for allegedly setting a home on fire in Sylvan Beach last week.

State Police say 38-year old Nathan Riley use a gas can to pour gasoline around the residence on Pleasant Avenue and then set the house on fire.

Troopers say Riley was seen leaving in a pickup truck.

Riley is charged with arson.

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