UPDATE: Arrest made in Ellis Library Fire

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COLUMBIA - MUPD have arrested a man in connection with the fire at Ellis Library on MU's Campus that happened early Saturday morning.

Christopher C. Kelley, of Columbia, was arrested at 11:58 a.m.

He has been charged with one count of burglary in the second degree, one count of arson in the second degree, two counts of tampering  in the second degree, and seven counts of property damage in the second degree.

According to a press release from MUPD, the arrest was made possible after residents from the community called the police department with the identity of Kelley. Kelley turned himself in to the MUPD.