STOCKTON (CBS13) — An early morning residential fire that injured one person in Stockton has been deemed arson, police said on Saturday.
According to the Stockton Police Department, firefighters responded to reports of the fire shortly after 3 a.m. along the 600 block of North Monroe Street in the Civic District.READ MORE: Alec Flores Scholarship Honors Teen Killed By Drunk Driver In Yuba City
Three people—a 24-year-old man, a 30-year-old woman and a minor—were inside the residence but were able to escape. The man suffered non-life-threatening injuries and is being treated at the hospital.READ MORE: Suspected Gunman In Shooting Of Black Man Outside Stockton Bank Charged With Hate Crime
Firefighters were able to put out the blaze before any significant damage occurred to the home, authorities said.MORE NEWS: CBS13 Poll: Has COVID-19 Changed Your Opinion On Trick-Or-Treating?
At this time, there was no information on any potential suspects or arrests.