Luis Lopez set a fire that injured five people and destroyed eight homes in Woodhaven, officials said.
The fire broke out in the Hunts Point Terminal Market Wednesday morning.
Studios where art students were working on their senior projects apparently went up in flames.
Workers took measures Saturday to stabilize the fire-damaged Kehilath Jeshurun synagogue on East 85th Street.
The Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun synagogue at Park Ave. and 85th Street was burned up in a four-alarm fire Monday night.
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