Visalia police arrested two people Monday on suspicion of arson after they allegedly tossed Molotov cocktails into a townhouse.
The suspects were identified as Luis Enrique Aguilar, 20, and Victor Isaiah Marquez, 20, both of Visalia. They were booked at the Tulare County Adult Pre-Trial Facility and charged with arson, attempted homicide and conspiracy.
Police said about 8:30 p.m. Saturday , Aguilar and Marquez threw two Molotov cocktails onto the second story of a townhouse at 2300 W. Packwood Ave. in southwest Visalia.
A man in the townhouse suffered smoke inhalation and was treated at the scene, police said.
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Police identified a vehicle leaving the area and arrested the two suspects about 5 p.m. Monday during a traffic stop after they left a home in the 3100 block of West Delta Avenue near Houston Avenue and Demaree Street.