Arsonist Sentenced to 4 Years for 15 Carmichael Fires

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.


A man who admitted to setting 15 fires in the Carmichael area was sentenced to four years in state prison, the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District announced Wednesday.

Morgan McGinn, 18, was arrested Oct. 1 after investigators put together evidence found at several fires. After he was arrested, McGinn admitted to setting the fires.

He was charged with five felony counts of arson and two felony counts of burglary. He pleaded guilty to one count of arson.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s