SF Gate: Vallejo Wine Fire Gets Arsonist 27 years in Prison PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 08 February 2012 16:21

Published February 8, 2012: More than six years after a wine warehouse burned on Vallejo's Mare Island, cooking 4.5 million bottles of reds and whites in an inferno that rocked Napa vintners, the bon vivant convicted of setting the blaze in a fit of revenge was sentenced to 27 years in prison.

The blaze destroyed wine owned by 92 Napa Valley wineries and 43 collectors. Prosecutors said the ruined wines were worth well over $100 million.

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