HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Honolulu Fire Department responded to a call on Thursday, March 16, around 6:41 p.m. that a building was on fire near 2706 Kilihau Street in Māpunapuna.

It was later determined by Honolulu police and firefighters that the fire call was arson in the first degree.

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Fire personnel arrived at the scene to find smoke and flames emanating from the commercial building’s side and rooftop.

HFD ensured that there were no occupants in the building.

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The two-alarm fire occurred at a building on Kilihau Street which houses multiple businesses.