DATE OF EVENT: January 28, 2020
TYPE OF EVENT: Commercial Structure Fire.
LOCATION: City of Ridgecrest
On 01/28/20, at approximately 2245 hours, Officers responded to a report of a structure fire at the Subway restaurant located 815 N. China Lake Blvd. Upon arrival, smoke and flames were seen coming from inside of the building.
Kern County Fire Department arrived on scene and did outstanding job with extinguishing the fire and protecting the majority of the business. It is thought the fire was caused by an electrical issue with a neon sign and arson is not suspected at this time.
Jed McLaughlin, Chief of Police
PREPARED BY: Sgt. Lloyd