Shanahan's Pub & Grill Fire

(Courtesy: Shanahan's Pub & Grill)

VANCOUVER, WA (KPTV) - Vancouver police are investigating a fire that occurred at Shanahan's Pub & Grill over the weekend as arson.

Just after 2 p.m. on Saturday, Vancouver Fire crews were called out to the bar, located at 209 West McLoughlin Boulevard. The 911 caller, who was a patron on the patio, reported seeing a guy start the fire.

Police said the suspect climbed onto the roof of the building and started the fire before fleeing the area.

Crews arrived to the scene and extinguished the fire.

After the fire, the bar posted to social media asking for help identifying the suspect, who has not yet been arrested.

Shanahan's Pub & Grill Fire

(Courtesy: Shanahan's Pub & Grill)

Anyone with information about the incident or suspect is asked to contact Vancouver police.

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(1) comment

Worst PDX Mayor Ever

2:00 in the afternoon? While people are at the bar? Dude is carrying a ladder and a bucket of likely accelerant and whatever else in broad daylight? Not typically the move one makes when they're going for an insurance claim. Must be more of a personal grudge deal. But someone's gonna recognize the guy. Weird.

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