Arsonist Martin Pang skips name change hearing, avoids sister of firefighter killed in Seattle blaze

Accused arsonist Martin Pang, left, looks on during a hearing Tuesday, April 9, 1996, in King County Superior Court in Seattle. Pang is charged with setting the Jan. 5, 1995 fire at his parent’s frozen foods warehouse which killed four Seattle firefighters. Pang’s attorney John Henry Brown is pictured on the right. (AP Photo/Robert Sorbo) :: JOHN HENRY BROWNE CQ ( MARY PANG FROZEN FOODS WAREHOUSE )

By missing the hearing, Pang avoided a confrontation with the sister of one of the four Seattle firefighters died in the 1995 warehouse fire.

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