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Man Charged With Arson After Greek Orthodox Church Burns

A man has been arrested on suspicion of setting fire to a Greek Orthodox church in San Diego County.  Authorities say

38-year-old Darin Williams was booked Sunday (27) for investigation of arson, burglary and committing a hate crime following the fire at Saint Gregory of Nyssa church in El Cajon.

The sheriff's arson unit said the blaze caused nearly

$250,000 in damages.  Williams had been renting a room from a parishioner.  Simeon Corona said Williams got upset when Corona told him that he could no longer stay at the parishioner's house if he did not continue taking his medications.

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