Suspect Sought in Brea Fire This Morning
LASD Arson/Explosives Detail responded to fire at CA State Route 57, at Toner Cny exit, witnesses sought
Incident: Arson/Explosives Detail roll out regarding arson investigation
Date/Time: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 / 2:20 A.M.
Location: Northbound California State Route 57, at Toner Canyon exit
Unit: Arson/Explosives Detail
On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, at 2:20 A.M., Arson Explosives Detail received a call regarding a brush fire adjacent to the Northbound California State Route 57 Freeway just north of the Toner Canyon exit. A witness reported seeing a man with a white scarf around his face wearing blue jeans and driving a black sedan. No additional information was provided.
Detectives are requesting the public’s help.
Anyone who may have been in the area with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Arson/Explosives Detail, Detective Greene, at (323) 881-7500. Or if you wish to remain Anonymous, call “LA Crime Stoppers” by dialing 800-222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” mobile app for FREE or “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired, or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org