Guest essay by Eric Worrall
h/t Dr. Willie Soon; The second US educational in two months, Alexandra Souverneva, has been arrested and accused of serial arson in California. Last month California Professor Gary Maynard was arrested in a separate incident, and accused of being a serial arsonist. Neither of the accused to my data has been convicted of arson crimes.
Palo Alto Woman Alexandra Souverneva Charged With Starting Fawn Fire; She’s Being Investigated For Starting Other CA Wildfires
By CBS13 Staff
September 24, 2021 at 1:03 pm
SHASTA COUNTY (CBS13/AP) – Palo Alto girl Alexandra Souverneva is suspected of lighting a hearth close to the place the Fawn Fire began, Cal Fire introduced on Thursday.
Employees working close to the JF Shea and Mountain Gate Quarries reported seeing a lady trespassing on the property and appearing irrationally.
Later within the day, authorities consider that the identical girl, 30-year-old Palo Alto resident Alexandra Souverneva, emerged from the comb close to the fireplace line and approached hearth crews for assist. Cal Fire stated she had a lighter in her pocket on the time.
On Friday, she was charged Friday with felony arson to wildland with an enhancement as a result of declared state of emergency California is underneath, stated Shasta County District Attorney Stephanie Bridgett.
Souverneva can also be being investigated for beginning different fires in Shasta County and all through the state, Bridgett stated.
According to her LinkedIn profile, Souverneva was enrolled as a Ph.D. scholar within the environmental chemistry program at State University of New York College of Environmental Sciences and Forestry. Also on her web page, she lists her present occupation as “shaman.”
Read extra: https://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2021/09/24/fawn-fire-palo-alto-alexandra-sourverneva/
According to her Linked In profile, Alexandra’s most up-to-date job was a component time chemistry and biology tutoring job in Palo Alto, which resulted in 2020, presumably when she determined to develop into a full time shaman.
Alexandra is the second educational in two months to be charged with arson. Last month a former Californian sociology professor was additionally accused of beginning wildfires.
A Former College Professor Accused Of Serial Arson Is Denied Bail In California
Updated August 11, 20215:39 PM ET
Firefighters battling the Dixie Fire have additionally been dealing with a second enemy: a serial arsonist who went on a spree of setting fires in July and August — and who sought to lure hearth crews together with his fires, in keeping with brokers from the U.S. Forest Service. They allege former faculty professor Gary Maynard is the perpetrator, citing their monitoring of his actions and different proof.
“Where Maynard went, fires started. Not just once, but over and over again,” the federal government stated in a court docket memorandum arguing for Maynard to be denied bail.
A choose agreed to that request throughout a quick listening to Wednesday, saying there aren't any “conditions or combination of conditions that would provide the necessary level of safety to this community should the defendant be released.”
He added: “Based on that finding, the defendant will be detained as a risk of non-appearance and a danger to the community.”
Maynard, 47, is a former professor who has taught at schools in New York and California, in keeping with on-line data. Last fall, he taught within the criminology and prison justice division at Sonoma State University, which says in its official bio for Maynard that he has a doctorate in sociology and three grasp’s levels.
Read extra: https://www.npr.org/2021/08/11/1026700103/former-college-professor-arson-charges-california-dixie-fire
Let me emphasise, so far as I do know neither of the accused have been convicted of committing the arson crimes for which they have been arrested. There isn't any indication to my data that the 2 accused know one another.