SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Fire crews are investigating three separate car fires that occurred in San Jose early Tuesday morning.
The first fire was reported shortly after 11:40 p.m. Monday at Bascom Avenue and Southwest Expressway.READ MORE: California Gold Rush Town Typifies Labor-Shortage Plight Vexing Businesses
Firefighters also responded to an incident that happened between midnight and 1 a.m. at Leigh Ave. and Stokes Street.
The third one broke out around 1:40 a.m. near Yerba Buena Ave. and Silver Creek Valley Road.
It’s not known if they’re related, but police spokesperson Sgt. Heather Randol said arson was suspected in all three events.READ MORE: UPDATE: News Crew Security Guard Shot in Oakland Dies From Injuries; Photo of Suspect Vehicle Released
The public is asked to call the police department at (408) 277-8900 with any information.
Four cars were also set on fire last week in San Francisco. Investigators said they believe it happened early the morning of Dec 17 within a 10-15 block radius in the Noe Valley and Castro neighborhoods. Investigators said it is still not clear what was used to set the fires.
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