Residents in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood were being evacuated Friday afternoon after police detained a man and then called the bomb squad to the area, a police spokesman said.
Two cars and a carport were destroyed in a suspicious fire in Oakland early Saturday morning.
Several weeks ago, a larger 3-alarm carport fire broke out not too far from the scene of Monday’s car fires, damaging an apartment building. Investigators determined that fires was, in fact, the work of arsonists.
Three carports caught fire Tuesday morning in Oakland, an Oakland fire dispatcher said.
The Alameda County coroner’s bureau has identified a man who was found dead in Union City on Monday evening as Ricardo Daniel Garcia.
A fire that destroyed four vehicles and damaged a carport at an apartment complex in Hayward early Tuesday morning is being treated as suspicious, a fire spokesman said.