COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A woman is suspected of arson in the burning of a Confederate flag under a pavilion where barbecuing is banned.
The Colorado Springs Gazette reports (https://bit.ly/1LBeosb) 32-year-old Patricia Cameron was arrested and released Wednesday on suspicion of arson related to the incident in Manitou Springs, a city about six miles northwest of Colorado Springs.
Cameron, a news blogger, declined to comment.
A Manitou Springs Police Department news release says an accelerant was used to ignite the flag over a small grill.
Department spokeswoman Officer Odette Saglimbeni said in an email that barbecuing and grilling are prohibited under the pavilion.
Information from: The Gazette, https://www.gazette.com
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