Man arrested for second time loitering in Camp Fire evacuated area

Teddy Lee King Jr, courtesy: Paradise Police Department

A man was arrested near Paradise Tuesday morning after officers discovered him loitering in an area still under an evacuation order from the Camp Fire.

At approximately 12:44 a.m., officers with the Paradise Police Department were patrolling when they contacted a man loitering around American Mini Storage located at 9100 Skyway in Paradise.

Teddy King Jr., 27, was detained while officers conducted their investigation, during which, they discovered King had been arrested about a month prior near the same location.

King was arrested for unauthorized entry into a closed emergency area and for violating the curfew set in Paradise after the Camp Fire.

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