Police investigating elementary school fire

December 7, 2008 4:16:23 PM PST
Police are trying to determine how a fire started at an elementary school in Pleasanton on Saturday night.

At about 8:30 p.m., the Pleasanton Police Department along with the Livermore and Pleasanton fire departments responded to the blaze at Alisal Elementary School, located at 1454 Santa Rita Rd.

A preliminary investigation indicated that the fire, which caused minor damage to the school, was deliberately started by unknown means, according to police.

Anyone with information regarding the fire is asked to call the Pleasanton Police Department at (925) 931-5100.