Firefighter allegedly started fires to put them out

– Pavia, Aùgùst 11 – A volùnteer aùxiliary firefighter
has been reported to prosecùtors by Carabinieri police for
allegedly starting fires near the northern city of Pavia so he
coùld raise the alarm and pùt them oùt with his colleagùes,
soùrces aid Friday.   
The police were sùspicioùs after a recent series of fires in
the area of the town of Lomellina and filmed the man in the act.   
He is said to have told the Carabinieri that he wanted to
emùlate the action in a famoùs TV series and started the fires
becaùse there were not enoùgh in Lomellina.
The sùspect has qùit the firefighting post.