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Arson charges against suspect in California's Holy Fire

The man suspected of igniting the Holy Fire in Southern California was charged on Thursday with three counts of felony arson, among other offenses. Forrest Gordon Clark, 51, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of setting off a blaze that has now burned ...

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Washington Post

This place 'is going to burn,' says text allegedly sent by man arrested in ...

A 51-year-old man who is accused of repeatedly threatening “This place will burn” has been arrested and charged with starting the so-called “Holy Fire,” causing nearly 10,000 acres to burn and 20,000 people to be placed under evacuation orders at ...

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WGN-TV

Man charged with arson in California 'Holy Fire'

About 20,000 residents are under mandatory evacuation orders as a Southern California fire — which authorities say was set intentionally — spread this week. The Holy Fire started Monday in the Cleveland National Forest and has so far destroyed 12 ...

- WGN-TV

CNN

Southern California fire that's putting 20000 people under evacuation orders ...

The Holy Fire started Monday in the Cleveland National Forest and has so far destroyed 12 structures, according to fire authorities. A man has been arrested in connection with the fire that is wreaking havoc near the border between Orange and Riverside ...

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10News

Holy Fire: Wildfire rages into Riverside County, more evacuations ordered

The Holy Fire, which erupted Monday afternoon in the Holy Jim Canyon area of the Cleveland National Forest, is believed to have been started intentionally. Authorities arrested 51-year-old Forrest Gordon Clark on suspicion of arson and other charges in ...

- 10News

NBC 7 San Diego

Holy Fire Grows to 6200 Acres, Forcing Mandatory Evacuations

Firefighters face another day of unrelenting heat as they work in steep terrain to gain ground on a wildfire that spread to about 6,200 acres in an area that hasn't burned for more nearly four decades, leaving hillsides covered with dry fuel. The Holy ...

- NBC 7 San Diego

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NBC Southern California

Fast-Moving Holy Fire Burns Thousands of Acres at Orange, Riverside County Divide

Firefighters faced punishing heat Tuesday as they attacked a fast-moving brush fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest near the Orange and Riverside counties divide that forced the evacuation of the Trabuco and Holy Jim community. The Holy Fire ...

- NBC Southern California

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Firefighters continue to battle Holy fire amid excessive heat warning; blaze 2 ...

Hundreds of firefighters are continuing to battle the Holy fire, which has scorched 4,000 acres of trees and thick brush in Orange and Riverside counties as another heat wave blankets the region. Four fixed-winged aircrafts and six helicopters were ...

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10News

Holy Fire: Evacuations in effect as fire in Cleveland National Forest burns

Precautionary evacuation orders were issued for the sparsely populated Holy Jim community and Trabuco Canyon area, home to dozens of weekend cabins. All campgrounds in the Trabuco Ranger District were closed and forest road closures were in effect ...

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NBC 7 San Diego

Fast-Moving Holy Fire Burns Thousands of Acres at Orange, Riverside County Divide

A fast-moving brush fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest near the Orange and Riverside counties divide forced the evacuation of the Trabuco and Holy Jim community. The Holy Fire, which had exploded from 75 to 700 acres within an hour Monday ...

- NBC 7 San Diego

ABC15 Arizona

Holy Fire in California: Evacuations in effect as fire in Cleveland National ...

CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST, Cali. — Evacuation orders remained in effect Tuesday in light of a fast-moving wildfire that erupted in the Cleveland National Forest the day before. The blaze dubbed the Holy Fire is zero percent contained and has burned ...

- ABC15 Arizona

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Holy Fire burns 4000 acres, forcing evacuations in Orange County

Mandatory evacuations have been ordered as firefighters battle a fast-moving brush fire that burned at least 4,000 acres in the Trabuco Canyon area on Monday afternoon, according to the Orange County Fire Authority. The fire erupted around 1:30 p.m. in ...

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WAVY-TV

Fast-moving Holy Fire burns thousands of acres in Southern California

(KNBC) -- A fast-moving brush fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest near the Orange and Riverside counties divide forced the evacuation of the Trabuco and Holy Jim community Monday. The Holy Fire, which had exploded from 75 to 700 acres within ...

- WAVY-TV

CBS Los Angeles

Holy Fire: Brush Fire Burns 4000 Acres In Cleveland National Forest; 2 ...

CLEVELAND NATIONAL FOREST (CBSLA) – A brush fire Monday tore through an area of the Cleveland National Forest that officials estimated hadn't burned in nearly four decades. The blaze in the Holy Jim Canyon area of Orange County started just after 1 ...

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10News

Blaze dubbed Holy Fire spreading quickly in Orange County

TRABUCO CANYON, Calif. (KGTV) – A large brush fire burning in the Cleveland National Forest's Trabuco Canyon is spreading quickly Monday afternoon. The fire, dubbed the Holy Fire, was reported around 1:30 p.m. near Holy Jim Canyon and Trabuco ...

- 10News

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Holy Fire spreads to 1200 acres in Holy Jim, Trabuco canyons; more evacuations ...

Firefighters were battling a brush fire that broke out in the Holy Jim area Monday afternoon and quickly spread to 1,200-plus acres, officials said. The Holy Fire started before 2 p.m. near Holy Jim Canyon and Trabuco Creek roads, said Jake Rodriguez, ...

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