EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) – The El Dorado County District Attorney’s Office has issued a criminal complaint detailing the criminal charges against two men accused of starting the devastating Caldor Fire.
David Scott Smith, 66, and Travis Shane Smith, 32, are being charged with three counts of reckless arson, and two weapon charges, including manufacturing a machine gun and possessing a silencer.READ MORE: Carjacking in Stockton Park District Friday Evening
Click here to read the full complaint.READ MORE: Governor Newsom Statement On Death Of Elk Grove Police Officer
The father and son are being held in jail on $1 million bail each. They will be arraigned Friday at 1:30 p.m.MORE NEWS: Tulare County Man Sentenced To Over 16 Years In Prison For Methamphetamine Trafficking
The fire burned 221,835 acres, destroyed more than 1,000 structures, and injured five people.