SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Placer County deputies arrested 44-year-old Robert Weathers for allegedly throwing gasoline on people and trying to light it on fire.
It happened on Friday in Newcastle.READ MORE: Padres Hold Off Giants 8-7 In 10 After Blowing Leads
Deputies say someone hired Weathers to do some yard work, when he suddenly poured gasoline on the homeowner’s driveway, in a garage, and on a truck. They say when the homeowner confronted Weathers, he then threw the gasoline and attempted to light it.READ MORE: 'Facebook Is What Saved Mom's Life': Travis Air Force Base Captain Helps Mother Escape Ukraine
Weathers is a registered sex offender, according to police.MORE NEWS: Brown's Homer Sends A's To 4-2 Victory Over Skidding Angels
He is facing numerous charges, including arson causing great bodily injury.