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Tehama County suspect arrested for December arson

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Luis Islas

TEHAMA COUNTY, Calif. - A suspect has been arrested for starting a fire in Gerber on Dec. 8, according to the CAL FIRE Tehama-Glenn Unit. 

CAL FIRE said it responded to a structure fire on the 9000 block of First Street last month.

It was later determined the fire was caused by arson.

On Monday, CAL FIRE and Tehama County Sheriff’s Office arrested a local transient who is believed to have started the fire.

CAL FIRE said it arrested 37-year-old Luis Islas for an arson charge and other charges. His bail is set at $15,000. 

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