SYOSSET - Three young men from Nassau County have been charged with arson for allegedly lighting their friend's car on fire.

Sulaiman Wardak, of Woodbury, 17-year-old Jasheer Kareem, of Syosset, and 17-year-old Brian Weiss, also of Syosset, faced a judge earlier today.

Authorities say the three were inside their friend’s car when they set the interior of the backseat on fire. The fire caused more than $2,000 worth of damage. There were no injuries in the incident.