A fire that burned shrubbery outside the Sears store at Arden Fair Mall late Wednesday afternoon is being investigated as possible arson, the Sacramento Fire Department reported.
The fire burned along the exterior of the building. Crews extinguished the fire in shrubs and a tree, according to a Fire Department Twitter post about 5:30 p.m.. The fire did not extend inside the building.
No evacuations were required and Sears remained open, according to the Fire Department.