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CONTACTS: Lieutenant Jeff Hallock, OC Sheriff’s Dept. at (714) 904-7042 or JHallock@ocsd.org; Captain Steve Concialdi, OC Fire Authority at (714) 357-7782 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Arson Suspect Arrested in Dana Point
DANA POINT, Calif. – (August 31, 2014) – On Sunday, August 31, 2014 at approximately 3:45 a.m., Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to sounds of breaking glass and a suspicious subject at the Dana Point Arts Plaza building in the 34100 block of Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point. Deputies arrived and located Alex Espinoza, 27, Laguna Niguel, inside the building. Espinoza was holding a lighter and the building was on fire.
Orange County Fire Authority firefighters dispatched a 2-alarm response and extinguished the fire. It took 50 firefighters approximately 30 minutes to extinguish the fire that caused approximately $400,000 in damage. There were no injuries as a result of the fire. Continue reading