Arrest of a 47 year old man as responsible for arson by negligence

A 47 year old man was arrested in Heraklion, as responible for arson by negligence in Venerato.

Early on Saturday afternoon, a small fire broke out in “Kalo Nero”, close to Venerato.

Fire burned 0,5 acres of grassland.

The 47 year old man was burning branches and he lost control of the fire.