San Francisco man arrested in Pacifica arson case

Person of interest in arson incident at SF Archers.

Pacifica officers arrested the suspect of a suspected arson near Fairway Park in April, according to police.   

In a statement Wednesday, police said that around 1:30 p.m. on April 10, they were alerted to a report of an arson along Rifle Range Road. A witness saw a male individual start a fire on the property.   

He then fled the area. The witness was able to take a photo of the suspect, according to police.   


Arson person of interest sought in Pacifica

Police are searching for a person of interest who is believed to have started a fire at an archery range in Pacifica.

Following an investigation, police determined the suspect was Sandagdorj Sanjaasuren, 23, a resident of San Francisco. Police said they received information from a community member about the suspect's identity after issuing a press release in late April.   

Police contacted the suspect Tuesday and took him into custody. Sanjaasuren was booked into San Mateo County Jail on suspicion of arson of a structure.