July 28, 2019
On 07/28/2019 at 12:03 PM, the UC San Diego Police Department received a report of a fire at Argo Hall. The reporting party stated that there was a fire inside lounge room on the fourth floor. UCSD Police and San Diego Fire Department responded. When police arrived, the fire had been extinguished by a UCSD maintenance employee using a fire extinguisher and by the building fire sprinkler system. No injuries were reported.
At about 5:30 PM, we were notified by fire investigators that the fire was an act of arson. There is no suspect information at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
If you have information that could be helpful in this investigation, please contact the UC San Diego Police Department at (858) 534-4357 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The remainder of this email provides general information about preventing and reporting an arson and is not necessarily related to this incident.
• Report suspicious activity (including the use of open flame) on and
around the open lands, hillsides, canyons and trails anywhere on campus
or in the SIO area to the UC San Diego Police Department immediately by
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