Trash bin arsonist hits downtown Eugene Monday morning

EUGENE, Ore.-- At least four trash bin fires were started in the downtown Eugene area early Monday morning.

Eugene Police said the fires happened along west 7th Ave. in a nine block stretch between Olive and Van Buren Streets.

Fire crews were dispatched to a fire call at the Goodyear Tire Center at 7th and Olive St. just after 2 a.m. Monday.

There are no reports of damage to the properties associated with the dumpsters.

EPD said they are still looking for a suspect in the incident.