STOCKTON, Calif. (KTXL) — Stockton police are searching for an arsonist who lit two homes on fire early Saturday morning causing major damage to both.
Police officials said authorities responded to a fire on South Stanislaus Street near East Worth Street at 3:21 a.m.
Stockton fire crews were able to put out the fire but two families living in each of the homes needed assistance from the American Red Cross due to the damage.
A man was seen fleeing the area.
No additional information was released about the arsonist or the victims.
This story is developing.