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Police open arson investigation in Mapunapuna fire

  • COURTESY HAWAII NEWS NOWFirefighters extinguished a van fire that also damaged a nearby business Tuesday morning in Mapunapuna.
    COURTESY HAWAII NEWS NOW
    Firefighters extinguished a van fire that also damaged a nearby business Tuesday morning in Mapunapuna.

Police opened an arson investigation into a fire that destroyed a van that a homeless person lived in, and damaged the outside of a Mapunapuna warehouse early Tuesday morning.

The fire was reported around 5 a.m. a.m. on Ahua street and caused an estimated $10,000 damage to the warehouse, which housed an auto repair business, and $500 damage to the van.

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