Escondido’s Jose Romero arrested for alleged murder and arson

On October 4 at approximately 11:21 a.m., 911 dispatch received a call of a residential structure fire on Waverly Place off Washington Ave. Police and fire units were dispatched to the scene. When the first police officer arrived on scene, they reported heavy smoke and visible flames coming from the residence. Fire personnel entered the structure to extinguish the fire […]