Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Student Housing Offers Reward For Information On Arsonist

Stenner-GlenStenner Glen management is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever started a fire in building 12 on March 9.  

Firefighters arrived at the apartment complex soon after the fire was reported to discover a third-floor blaze that had blown out windows and was making its way into the building's attic.

One firefighter suffered minor injuries while battling the blaze. According to Fire Chief Charlie Hines, San Luis Obispo City Fire Captain/Paramedic Matt Lipson was on his hands and knees, was advancing the hose line down the third floor hallway to fight the fire when the ceiling and roof collapsed and struck him in the head, he is expected to make a full recovery.

Anyone with information is asked to call 781-7830.