Man arrested after starting fire at Madera sporting goods store, Police say

Crime

MADERA, California (KSEE/KGPE) — A man was arrested after police say he started a fire near the back door of a Big 5 Sporting Goods store in Madera.

Police say no one was injured as the officer was able to put the fire out before any more damage could be done.

A witness identified Powell and he was located leaving the area and placed under arrest for arson, police said.

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