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Walgreens arson suspect named

Original post made on Oct 14, 2007

A 45-year-old parolee with a history of mental illness is suspected of starting the four-alarm July 1 fire that destroyed the historic 1900 Walgreens building at 310 University Ave. in downtown Palo Alto, according to court records released Monday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 12, 2007, 12:00 AM

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Posted by tom turner
a resident of Los Altos Hills
on Oct 14, 2007 at 3:51 pm

I am on safety committee in our neighborhood. This solves a very interesting problem we were having with notification in area affected by fires this person set that closed us down on an afternoon. We learned what happened and now, who did it. Thanks.


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