Arson Arrest Made in West Redding

A woman was arrested for starting a fire below Mercy Medical Center Monday evening. Shortly before 6 o’clock Redding Fire Department was called to Linden Avenue off West Street. They found a 10 by 10 foot spot of vegetation burning in an area frequently occupied by homeless camps. After an investigation 38-year-old Candice Leah Guthrie was arrested for arson of forestland