Two arrested after fire destroys home on Skyview

Updated: Saturday, August 23 2014, 09:53 PM CDT
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SAN ANTONIO - Two people are facing possible charges after a fire on Skyview Friday night.

Firefighters responded to a call shortly before 10 p.m. on Friday at 200 E. Skyview Dr. When they arrived, they found heavy smoke and flames shooting out of the back of the home. It took crews 45 minutes to extinguish the fire. A witness told officials that a man was seen leaving the scene in a pick-up, shortly before the incident.

Several hours later, police responded to a call regarding a pick-up matching the description of the one described. The homeowner and driver of the pick-up were arrested.

A 5 gallon container of possible flammable liquid was found in the vehicle. Charges are pending.

Five dogs were killed in the blaze, and the home was ruled a total loss.Two arrested after fire destroys home on Skyview
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