Man accused of setting fire to two people inside tent

Robert BurnTwo people living in the wash between the 101 Freeway and The Oaks mall had to scramble for their lives last week when another homeless person doused them with gas inside their tent and tried to light them on fire, police said.
“He opens the tent, throws a flammable liquid on the two inside and then lights it,” Sgt. Tim Lohman said of the incident.
Both targets were able to escape serious injury by quickly getting out of the tent and rolling on the ground to put out the flames, polic...

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