4 Maricopa County vehicles set on fire in Mesa

MESA, AZ - Four Maricopa County vehicles at a county maintenance yard in Mesa were set on fire early Tuesday morning.

A sheriff's spokesman says deputies going on duty at a nearby facility at about 4 a.m. observed the fire, called the Fire Department and detained a person they found at the scene.

Deputy Joaquin Enriquez says arson detectives were en route to determine how the fire was set.

The burned vehicles included a sheriff's SUV and three vehicles used by other county agencies.

Enriquez says they have a suspect responsible for the fires in custody.

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