Arson Suspected in Makakilo House Fire

MAKAKILO (KHNL) An arson investigation has been opened following a house fire that destroyed a Makakilo home Monday morning.

Honolulu firefighters were called to the fire on Nohopaa Street at about 4:40 AM.

Several fire crews battled the blaze and were able to get it under control 20 minutes later. Two adults and four children were left homeless as a result of the early Monday fire.

The fire caused $400,000 in damage.  Investigators say they believe it was intentionally set.