January 17, 2013
Diane Cruz was arrested this morning on charges including arson, endangering
property and criminal mischief... after starting a fire inside of his cell in
Officers say Cruz smeared an unknown substance on the window of his cell to keep officers from seeing into the cell while he started a fire using an electrical socket, paper and a towel.
Inmates had to be evacuated until the flames were put out...Cruz was arraigned this morning and was re-committed to the Erie County Prison.