The man entered a Fremont home illegally on two occasions and set a fire inside the home.
Hector Molina was booked into Santa Rita Jail on Thursday on charges that include burglary and arson at a residence on Wednesday, and a vandalism involving the same victim on May 17.
The two sides worked out a deal, allowing Tesla to reopen on Monday with social distancing to protect employees.
After a lot of back-and-forth, it appears county health officials have given Tesla the green light to re-open.
Musk has not commented on claims made by the protesters.
Elissa Harrington reports.
The blaze at the Waterstone Apartments, 39639 Leslie St., was reported about 8:30 p.m. and when firefighters arrived, nothing was visible from the outside, according to Fremont fire spokeswoman Aisha Knowles.
Alameda County characterized their talks with the automaker as "productive".
A rabid bat was discovered Thursday in a Fremont neighborhood, police said Monday.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed in a tweet Monday that he's reopening the company's car factory in Fremont in violation of Alameda County's shelter-in-place order.
Manufacturing companies like Tesla may be able to legally reopen next week, Gov. Newsom said.
The Tesla factory in Fremont was busy Monday, despite the shelter-in-place order forbidding most work at the plant.
Saddle Rack, the well-known country music bar in Fremont, announced that it is closing permanently.
Saddle Rack,the well-known country bar in Fremont, announced that it is closing after a 44-year run.
Alexander Eullo, 40, of Union City was taken into custody about 11:55 p.m. Saturday near the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church in the 4300 block of Hansen Avenue in Fremont, after a short foot pursuit, police said.
A resident reported seeing the cat crossing Mission Boulevard around noon and submitted photos to the department.
In a series of tweets Saturday morning, Musk announced he would move the company's headquarters and flagship Fremont factory, as well as future programs to Texas and Nevada - out of California.
Maureen Naylor reports.
Fremont firefighters made short work of a two-alarm blaze at a Mercedes-Benz dealership late Tuesday afternoon.
In the South Bay, a trio of musicians with special needs is using music to connect with others during the shelter-in-place order.