POSTED: Monday, August 29, 2011 - 7:31am
UPDATED: Monday, August 29, 2011 - 5:42pm
EL PASO - Authorities are looking for a man wanted for arson.
Fire Marshalls with the El Paso Fire Department determined that Emmanuel Elizalde intentionally started a house fire last Thursday. According to investigators, Elizalde started the fire on the porch. The flames spread to an electrical pole, which caused a transformer to explode and knocked out power to the home.
Elizalde is also suspected in several other arson cases. A warrant has been issued for his arrest.
If you have any information on his whereabouts, call Crime Stoppers at 566-TIPS (8477).