A 50-year-old farmer has been arrested after hidden cameras caught him intentionally staring a fireplace within the Italian countryside.
The person was caught on movie on Thursday close to the city of Montesarchio in southern Italy, round 30 miles (48km) exterior of Naples.
He was detained by the Carabinieri Forestry Corps later the identical day.
The cameras had been positioned following scientific evaluation of the triggering factors of current fires within the Sannio Valley within the Campania area.
In the meantime, fires are nonetheless raging elsewhere in Italy in northern Sardinia, the place firefighters from town of Sassari had been busy making an attempt to extinguish a big blaze that grew within the space of Aglientu-Trinità.
A number of Canadair aerial firefighting planes had been concerned in controlling the conflagration.
Giant fires have burned in a number of nations in Europe in current weeks.
Among the worst blazes have occurred in Greece, the place hundreds of individuals have fled wildfires burning uncontrolled, together with close to the capital, Athens.