Thursday Oct 21 2010 comments Roseville Galleria Fire: Mall burns after store set ablaze By: Press-Tribune Photography by Philip Wood & Lien Hoang -A +A Philip Wood/The Press TribuneA firefighter sprays water on the burning Roseville Galleria Thursday afternoon. Philip Wood/The Press TribuneRocklin Police officers and a Placer County deputy stand in position around the Galleria Mall Thursday afternoon while the mall is secured. Philip Wood/The Press TribuneRoseville Galleria Mall workers stand in the parking lot outside as the mall is evacuated during a fire Thursday afternoon. Philip Wood/Gold Country MediaThe Roseville Galleria Mall burns Thursday afternoon after a man was believed to start the fire inside of the mall's shops. Philip Wood/The Press TribunePolice detain 23-year-old Alexander Piggee, believed to be the suspect who set fires at the Westfield Galleria Mall Thursday morning, causing an evacuation. Lien Hoang / The Press TribuneBlack plumes reappear over the Galleria near Macy?s at 1:58 p.m. Thursday, after bystanders and officials believed the flames had died down. Lien Hoang / The Press TribuneA firefighter engages a hydrant at 2:29 p.m. Thursday to aid his colleagues, who were already fighting the inferno with 100-foot engine ladders. Lien Hoang / The Press TribuneA Roseville firefighter lays down oxygen tanks at 2:33 p.m. Thursday for comrades who battled the fire head-on. Lien Hoang / The Press TribuneA Sac Metro chopper landed and took off from the Galleria?s second-level parking lot multiple times to survey the damage. Lien Hoang / The Press TribuneAuthorities block off the south portion of the Galleria, where fires took down part of the roof. Philip Wood/The Press TribuneBrenda Rodriguz, a worker in the Roseville Galleria's food court area tells of her experience as she was evacuated from the mall. Philip Wood/The Press TribuneThe Roseville Galleria Mall burns Thursday afternoon after a man was believed to start the fire inside of the mall's shops. Philip Wood/The Press TribuneFirefighters spray water on the Roseville Galleria Thursday afternoon after dark clouds billowed from Macy's end of the shopping mall. Philip Wood/The Press TribuneCrowds of people gather in the shopping center across the street from the Roseville as they watch dark clouds of smoke billow from it Thursday afternoon.