Deputies Arrest Men for Trespassing in Detwiler Fire Evacuation Area

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Daniel Thomas, 38, and Thomas Allen, 36 (Credit: Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office)

MARIPOSA COUNTY — Two men were arrested by deputies Friday after repeatedly sneaking into the Detwiler Fire evacuation area.

Thomas Allen, 36, and  Daniel Thomas, 38, both live in Mariposa, according to the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office.

Allen and Thomas had been warned by Mariposa deputies and their car was impounded when they were spotted trying to get into the area earlier in the day.

Around 10 p.m., deputies patrolling the evacuation area discovered the men trespassing again and arrested them.

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