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Arson suspect arrested in Stockton

Saic Suson, 49, was arrested for arson and resisting arrest, the Stockton Police Department said.

STOCKTON, Calif. — A suspect was arrested for arson Friday, the Stockton Police Department said. 

Officers arrived to the 6400 block of West Lane in response to a report of a suspect wanted for arson and possible armed. The suspect, 49-year-old Saic Suson, was inside an apartment but refused to come out. Members of the SWAT team and Crisis Negotiation Team were called to the apartment complex. SWAT used less lethal beanbag rounds and chemical agents, causing Suson to surrender. He was arrested for arson and resisting arrest, according to the police department.

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