At least six small brush fires broke out along the 14 Freeway near Escondido Canyon Road at about 12:30 p.m. on Saturday….
Arson was suspected in the starting of the blazes. Witnesses reported seeing suspect Ryan Stallings, 18, on foot, playing with a flare pistol.
Stallings was arrested Saturday on suspicion of arson.
More on this story is on the front page of today’s Signal.