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Authorities investigate suspicious fire at Santa Monica High

January 31, 2012 |  5:13 pm

Authorities were investigating a suspicious fire that broke out Tuesday afternoon at Santa Monica High School.

The blaze damaged about 10 lockers in the boy's locker room in a school gymnasium after it was reported shortly before 2 p.m., the Santa Monica Police Department said. No injuries were reported, but the fire caused moderate smoke damage to the room.

Arson investigators from the Police and Fire departments were trying to determine a cause. No other information was immediately available.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Robert D'Andrea at (310) 458-6679 or the main line at the Police Department at (310) 458-8495.


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