Wilson man arrested following house fire

ARSON Squad detectives have charged a Wilson man following a house fire which caused an estimated $150, 000 worth of damage.

Detectives have charged the 39 year old man after the fire at a property on Coulson Road in Wilson on Sunday night.

Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) and police attended the property at 6.30pm and deemed the fire to be suspicious.

They arrested a man at the scene and charged him with criminal damage by fire.

He will appear in Perth Magistrates Court later today.