Six arson fires reported in North Portland
Arson investigators are asking the public to help identify who is responsible for six fires in North Portland early Wednesday, June 3.
According to Portland Fire & Rescue, firefighters responded to all of the vehicle and structure fires are considered to be arsons. They happened at the following addresses:
• 3836 N. Borthwick Ave.
• 798 N. Failing St.
• 4284 N. Maryland Ave.
• 5055 N. Interstate Ave.
• 5501 N. Interstate Ave.
• 7350 N. Greenwich Ave.
All of the fires were reported within 46 minutes along a 2.3-mile route in the Arbor Lodge and Humboldt neighborhoods. One was a garage fire that was reported around 5:15 a.m. near North Interstate Avenue and Killingsworth Street. It was extinguished by 6 a.m.
The public is asked to call 503-823-INFO (4636) with any information or video footage at or near the addresses.
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