News Arsonist burns stores at two Queens shopping centers The NYPD at a crime scene. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne By IVAN PEREIRA firstname.lastname@example.org @IvanPer4 Updated February 24, 2014 8:00 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Cops nabbed an alleged arsonist who started fires in five stores in two Queens shopping centers Monday, police said. The suspect, who was not identified, set fire to the Macy's in the Queens Center Mall around 3 p.m. before heading to the Rego Center and setting blazes in four stores, police said. No injuries were reported. The suspect was being charged at the 112th Precinct and was expected to be arraigned on arson counts, according to the NYPD. By IVAN PEREIRA email@example.com @IvanPer4 Ivan has been a staff reporter with amNewYork since May 2012 and covers breaking news, politics and enterprise stories. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.