Homeless man arrested for arson

Eric Kithcart, 33

A homeless man in Quincy faces arson charges.

Firefighters and police were called to an apartment building in the 400 block of North 4th Street around 5:30 p.m. Monday night for a trash fire on the sidewalk.

Eric Kithcart, 33, is accused of setting fire to some garbage in a common hallway.

According to a news release, there were people inside the structure at the time of the fire, but there were no injuries.