Suspect arrested for arson after fireworks set tree on fire in Redding

REDDING, Calif. -  An arson suspect arrested late Wednesday night for using illegal fireworks in Redding. The fireworks caused a tree to catch fire...

November 17, 2022
7:18 PM

REDDING, Calif. -  An arson suspect arrested late Wednesday night for using illegal fireworks in Redding. The fireworks caused a tree to catch fire close to surrounding homes.The fire started just before 10 p.m. Wednesday in the 2100 block of California Street in Redding. The burning tree is right next to an apartment complex.Redding Fire Department had five fire engines at the scene. Police police shut down California Street between Hill and Lincoln Streets.Firefighters stopped the fire from spreading to any buildings.

Kelli Saam