Second suspect arrested in Lufkin washateria arson - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

Second suspect arrested in Lufkin washateria arson

Francisco Cordero. (Source: Angelina County Jail) Francisco Cordero. (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Luis Ramirez. (Source: Angelina County Jail) Luis Ramirez. (Source: Angelina County Jail)
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Two Lufkin men have been arrested in connection to a laundromat fire last Saturday.

Police arrested two of the four suspects involved in the arson incident at R&R Washateria.

Luis Alberto Ramirez was arrested Tuesday and Francisco Cordero, 19, was arrested Wednesday morning.

Both men have been charged with arson, a second-degree felony.

Ramirez and Cordero were arrested after a witness verified the identity of all four suspects.

The two other suspects have been identified as juveniles.

Ramirez posted $20,000 bail.

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