ONEONTA, N.Y. -- A man wanted in connection with a deadly fire in Oneonta was brought out of hiding and taken into custody.
Gabriel Truitt is accused of starting the fire on Walling Avenue in December that killed a former firefighter.
Oneonta police arrested him late Tuesday afternoon.
The chief says he was hiding in the basement of a Main Street home and has likely been there for several days.
Truitt, last week, was indicted on a murder and arson charge.
Former Oneonta firefighter John Heller was killed in the fire after saving his fiancee and nephews.
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