|FILE - In this early Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles firefighters battle a fire at an apartment building under construction next to the Harbor Freeway (Interstate 110) Freeway in Los Angeles.|
According to the article, the suspect Dawud Abdulwali is keeping to himself.
Praying silently to Allah? At peace with his role of holy warrior and martyr of Allah? Neither of those possibilities is mentioned in the article, of course. There must be no suggestion that arson jihad is one of the weapons of the sons of Allah.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man has been arrested on suspicion of starting a massive inferno that destroyed an unfinished apartment building and damaged adjacent office towers in downtown Los Angeles, authorities said Wednesday.
Dawud Abdulwali, 56, of Los Angeles, whose name may be an alias, was arrested Tuesday on a traffic warrant and only later was booked on suspicion of aggravated arson and arson of a structure, potential charges that could lead to a life sentence, fire officials said.
He was being held on more than $1 million bail and was expected to be charged on Thursday....