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Man arrested in connection to massive Southern California fire

A man accused of making arson threats has been charged with starting a massive Southern California wildfire. Police have arrested Forrest Gorden Clark, 51, on Wednesday, saying he purposely set the fire near his cabin in the woods. A volunteer fire chief who lives nearby said Clark feuded with neighbors and sent him an e-mail last week stating, “this place will burn.” TODAY’s Savannah Guthrie reports.

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