Homeless Man Arrested in Arson Fire at Historic LA Church


A homeless man was in custody Monday for allegedly starting a fire that destroyed a historic church in South Los Angeles and left three firefighters injured, authorities said.

The fire was reported at 2:22 a.m. Sept. 11 at the two-story Victory Baptist Church, 4802 S. McKinley Ave., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.

Carlos Diaz, 23, was arrested Sunday and was booked on suspicion of arson of a structure, with additional charges pending, according to the LAFD.



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