Crews put out brush fires near University of Portland, suspect arrested

Multnomah County

Witnesses believe someone set the fires on purpose

Adrianne Esther Clark was booked for arson charges on Aug. 21, 2019. (Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Several small brush fires were put out near the University of Portland campus Wednesday morning.

Portland Fire and Rescue said investigators spoke to witnesses who said someone intentionally set the fires.

Adrianne Clark, 38, was arrested for 4 counts of reckless burning, Portland Fire and Rescue said.

No injuries have been reported.

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