New Details on Browning Fire Arson Arrest

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PLACER COUNTY —

Monday police arrested David Petrashishen on arson charges for the Browning fire.

Two independent eye witnesses saw the suspect, 25, at the origin of the fire and gave a detailed description to personnel on the scene.

A deputy later saw Petrashishen walking out of the fire area.

He was carrying a book of matches, a lighter and a pack of cigarettes.

Police say during the interview at the jail Petrashishen made numerous admission.

He remains in custody on arson charges.