Ewa Beach house fire found to be intentionally set

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According to reports from the Honolulu Fire and Police Depts., an Ewa Beach house fire Saturday was intentionally set by one of its occupants.

At 1:53 p.m., the HFD responded to a two-alarm building fire at 91-869 Haehae Place. The first unit arrived six minutes later to find a one-story, single family dwelling with smoke and flames coming out of a bedroom window.

The fire was brought under control at 2:02 p.m. and fully extinguished eight minutes later.

Four persons were home at the time of the fire and were able to evacuate without injury.

A 60-year-old male occupant told police that a 25-year-old male occupant was the one who intentionally set fire to items in his bedroom. The fire was contained to the bedroom and damages are estimated to be $20,200.

No arrests were made at the time.

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