Man arrested for setting dumpster fires

By: Courtney Viernes

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police have arrested a 72-year-old man they believe is responsible for setting two dumpsters on fire.

Police say Ewald Schleicher, who is believed to be homeless set two dumpsters on fire, at Murphy's Bar and Grill on Aug. 14 and the McKinney Building in Waianae on Sept. 6.

Schleicher was taken into custody on Monday, and arrested for Arson in the Fourth Degree.

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