Piedmont car torched in arson, police say

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner


PIEDMONT, Calif. – A car in Piedmont was found destroyed by fire on Friday, in what police are saying was arson.

In a Facebook post, police said officers and firefighters responded to a report of a car fire at 1:15 a.m. in the 200 block of Crocker Avenue.

Crews put out the fire and nothing else was damaged.

Police said they reviewed video footage of what happened and confirmed that arson was the cause.

Police did not say where the video came from, and they did not provide a suspect description. 

Also, no motive was revealed.  

Anyone with information should contact Detective John Lagios at (510) 420-3015.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.