An arrest is made following a fire at the Rockford Motel earlier this month.
Witold Konopka is charged with aggravated arson.
The fire he allegedly started on the morning of Sunday, November 8th caused an estimated $35,000 in damages to the motel, located at 3851 11th Street. The fire was contained to just one room.
Konopka is being held at the Winnebago County Justice Center.