A Northern California man has been arrested after his ex-girlfriend said he cooked her dog and fed it to her.
Two fires that started within a day of each other in Lassen National Forest expanded into private property and scorched 95 square miles as of Sunday morning, up from 39 square miles a day earlier.
About 400 firefighters are trying to control the blaze, which had burned about 2,800 acres and was 10 percent contained Saturday morning.
Police have taken a Redding woman into custody after getting reports that she and her three children were at a motel when a hash oil lab exploded, leaving a man covered in burns.
Sheriff’s deputies in Redding burned down a mobile home where more than 60 pounds of highly volatile explosive material was found.
Authorities prepared Friday to burn down a mobile home where they said more than 60 pounds of highly volatile explosive material was found.
Sheriff’s deputies in Redding are preparing to burn down a mobile home where more than 60 pounds of highly volatile explosive material was found, forcing dozens of nearby residents to evacuate.
Fire officials say crews assessing the damage from a Northern California wildfire have determined 68 homes were destroyed.
Authorities have found a body inside the perimeter of a wildfire that destroyed 30 homes and forced the evacuation of 300 others in Northern California.
A wind-whipped wildfire in Northern California’s Shasta County destroyed 30 homes and damaged others, as it quickly grew to more than 11 square miles, according to fire officials.