Officials: Family fight sparked house fire
Officials say a family fight may have sparked a fire in Nassau.
The fire happened at a home on Lawrence Street in New Hyde Park yesterday.
Police say 72-year-old Joseph Sorrentino set fire to a bed on the second floor of his own house.
No one was inside at the time but investigators say Sorrentino did it after getting into an argument with his stepson.
Sorrentino will be arraigned on arson charges.
New Hyde Park man arrested for allegedly setting fire at his home