BAYONNE, NJ - A 40-year-old Bayonne man has been charged with arson stemming from a September 19 incident in which a fire he is said to have lit spread to two cars.

According to Lt. Eric Amato, Jamil J. Golson was arrested at approximately 2:50 a.m. Saturday.

The report states that through an investigation detectives determined that on the night in question Golson set fire to cardboard boxes. The flames spread to the two nearby cars causing them to be fully engulfed upon the arrival of the Bayonne Fire Department.

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Members of the Bayonne Fire Department doused the flames and there were no injuries.


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