Authorities investigating series of vehicle fires in Tempe

- Tempe police and fire are investigating a series of vehicle fires over the last two months.

Authorities say the vehicle arson incidents all happened along East Broadway Road, between McClintock and Price. The first fire was on August 15 and the most recent was on September 13.

No one was injured during any of the fires.

Authorities also say the fires typically occur during the late evening or early morning hours and the targeted vehicles have been parked in residential streets, driveways or business parking lots.

The dates and locations of the fires are below:

  • -->August 15 in the 2000 block of East Broadway Road
  • -->September 8 in the 1900 block of South River Drive
  • -->September 11 in the 1700 block of South Price Road
  • -->September 11 in the 1900 block of South Shannon Drive
  • -->September 11 in the 2000 block of East Broadway Road (two incidents)
  • -->September 13 in the 1900 block of East Palmcroft Drive

If you have any information on these fires, please call 911 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.

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