ARSON: 100 block of 6th street. Victim is seated in a parked vehicleAnd here's the story now: Police spokeswoman Sgt. Lyn Tomioka says the case now involves a pair of women who were sitting in a car at 12:36 a.m. on Monday morning in a seedy part of Sixth Street. They noticed a man walk by and kick a box that just happened to be on fire and just happened to get lodged beneath their car. A few minutes later, they smelled smoke and realized the front of their car was ablaze, prompting them to call 911. They believe the whole thing was an accident and have no idea who ignited the box that the unidentified man subsequently managed to boot beneath their vehicle.
when victim sees suspect (BM 60) approach holding a "box on fire."
Suspect throws lit box under victim's vehicle and runs away. Vehicle
ignites and victim exits, runs away and calls 911. No injuries and