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More arrests made for back-burning

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OKANOGAN — Two Twisp men were arrested on suspicion of first-degree arson this week for lighting back-burns on the Carlton Complex fires in mid-July, including one who was arrested for separate burning incident last month.

Larry D. Smith, 63, already faces one charge of first-degree arson in Okanogan County Superior Court for lighting a fire near 190 Benson Creek south of Twisp on July 18.

While investigating that incident, detectives discovered his involvement in lighting a second burn which destroyed…

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