It getting increasingly difficult to tell the difference between criminals who try to get creative when caught and use the paranormal as an excuse for their crimes and people are just batshit crazy. But I think it’s safe to say that this guy falls into the latter category.
ANDERSON, Calif. – An Anderson man was arrested for arson Friday morning after firefighters said he admitted to setting fire to the house where he was living. The suspect reportedly told firefighters he started the fire because there were ghosts in the home.
CALFIRE and Cottonwood Fire District responded just before 8 a.m. Friday to a home in the 21000 thousand block of Lone Tree Road near Balls Ferry Road.
Firefighters said the resident of the home Lom Lotakoon admitted he set the fire due to ghosts in the residence. Lotakoon had been living in the home which is owned by his sister.
Lotakoon was arrested for arson.
See, if this guy were sane, he’d know that burning his house down wouldn’t get rid of the ghosts. Because the ghosts are already, you know, dead.