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Eastern Sierra News for June 21, 2024





A possible arson and burglary at the Convict Lake Resort was reported over the weekend. Saturday morning Mono Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the scene.

Shannon Kendall with the Mono County Sheriffs Department reports that officers found that an unknown suspect or suspects, set fire to the inside of a locked outbuilding, which backs up to the restaurant and kitchen.

The outbuilding, which is also the business office for the restaurant, was still smoldering when officers arrived, Kendall says. Besides the fire, some cash was taken from the restaurant.

Investigations continue. Kendall reports that there are no suspects at this time.