Mark Leonardis and Mario Lora charged with cutting Paterson warehouse sprinkler line before fire

Many residents impacted by a February warehouse fire

Many residents impacted by a February warehouse fire in Paterson were angered after hearing that two men allegedly prevented the sprinkler system from knocking down the blaze. (April 29, 2014 11:09 PM)

Many residents impacted by a February warehouse fire in Paterson were angered after hearing that two men allegedly prevented the sprinkler system from knocking down the blaze.

Passaic County prosecutors say Mark Leonardis, the owner of the George Street building, and his employee Mario Lora are accused of shutting down the emergency sprinkler system by cutting a valve chain.

The fire...

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