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Simi Valley Police Say They Are Looking For Trio Involved With Arson Fire Which Destroyed Home

Posted on Thursday, January 2, 2014 11:19am

Simi Valley Police say they are looking for three young men they say were involved with started a fire which destroyed a home.

Using surveillance video from a nearby business, detectives were able to get photos of the three men approaching the home on the 1800 block of Hubbard Street.  Witnesses say they saw one of the young men throw something into the home just before the fire on December 30th.  The fire destroyed the vacant home.

One of the suspects is described as a 16-17 year old white teenage boy, standing about 5′ 10″, with a shaved head, and wearing a sweater with “Volcom” on the back.  He was carrying a skateboard.  The second suspect is an 18-21 year old white male, standing about 5′ 8″, carrying a red backpack and riding a scooter.  Detectives don’t have a good description of the third suspect, other than that he was a young man standing about 5′ 7″, wearing black shorts, and a dark flannel shirt.

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