Unknown arsonist sets clothing donation bin on fire in Potrero Hill

An unknown arsonist set a clothing donation bin on fire in Potrero Hill on Tuesday night, police said.

A witness driving in the 1100 block of Potrero Avenue saw the bin on fire around 11:25 p.m. and called the Fire Department.

Firefighters put out the fire and requested police come out to file a crime report.

There is no suspect description at this time.ArsonBay Area NewsCrimeCrime & CourtsPotrero HillSan Francisco Police Department

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Bathhouses could reopen under new legislation

New ordinance would amend health code restrictions imposed in 1980s

Japanese American family at heart of beloved Golden Gate Park garden

The Japanese Tea Garden, the oldest public Japanese garden in North America,… Continue reading

Coronavirus cruise ship passengers head to California military base for quarantine

LOS ANGELES — American passengers evacuated from a cruise ship in which… Continue reading

Kicking off the budgeting process with the School Planning Summit

Last week I shared some information about SFUSD’s budget. I mentioned how… Continue reading

SF Lives: A ‘poverty scholar’ gives visibility to homeless people

Houseless, landless and unhoused are the preferred terms of Gray-Garcia and the people she’s aligned with in the POOR Media Network.

Most Read