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: 'You Take Your Chances': Several Cars Stripped Of Catalytic Converters At Sacramento Airport Economy Lot
Click here to read the full complaint.READ MORE: New Bill Allows For Hunting Of Destructive Wild Pigs In California Without A Permit
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: 'Just Seeing Those Pictures Hurt': Sacramento Family Hasn't Heard From Tongan Relatives Since Eruption
The fire burned 221,835 acres, destroyed more than 1,000 structures, and injured five people.