Police Seek Tips in Arson Cases

Category: News
Posted: May 26, 2022

Eugene, Ore. – May 25, 2022, Eugene Police received reports around 7:15 a.m. of several intentionally set fires, mostly in dumpsters. One fire was set in the bushes next to a house and another was set in a community-sharing libraries in a yard (like a large mailbox, but with books).


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Arson Suspect

These fires were set in 5th, 6th, and 7th Alleys from Jefferson to Polk. EPD Arson

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Dumpster on Fire
Photo by: Essie Bishop

investigators are reaching out to the public for tips in this case.



Reference EPD case 22-07979. Please contact Detective Branden Esch with any tips: BEsch@Eugene-OR.gov 541-682-5176



(Information from EPD)

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