Honolulu Police Open Investigation into Self Storage Company Arson


August 6 – Honolulu Police Department has opened a second-degree arson investigation into a nighttime fire at a self-storage facility in the Kapiolani area.

Honolulu firefighters responded to an emergency call on the 1600 block of Kalauokalani Way at about 11:50 p.m. Thursday.

When they arrived, they saw smoke billowing from the business, the Honolulu Fire Department said. Firefighters had the fire under control and extinguished it at 12:20 p.m. today.

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No injuries were reported.

The fire was deliberately started, according to the fire service.

Honolulu Police said a person broke into the business and set it on fire. No arrests have been made until this morning.

Damage was estimated at $75,000 to the structure and its contents.


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