A man has been arrested in connection to an apartment fire in Bismarck.
45-year-old Eduardo Rodriquez is in custody for arson in connection to a fire that displaced six families at 612 South Washington Street.
Authorities were led to Rodriquez while they were responding to the fire when an alarm call was received at the nearby Pier One Imports.
When they responded they found the building had been broken into and located Rodriquez in the area.
He is accused of two counts of criminal mischief and one count of criminal trespass for breaking a window.