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.