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Somebody Tried To Firebomb The Kardashian Store On Melrose

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On Monday night at around 11:20 p.m., a person, identity unknown, unsuccessfully attempted to burn down the Kardashian-owned DASH Boutique clothing store in West Hollywood.

The eyewitness who called 9-1-1 reported seeing a man throw a "lit object' through the store's front door on Melrose, according to the Los Angeles Times. When police responded, they discovered a smoldering "heavy object" inside the store, but no other apparent damage other than the broken front-door glass.

In images obtained by the Daily Mail, this 'heavy object' appears to be a roughly 10-pound dumbbell that was wrapped in cloth and doused in lighter fluid.

Investigators from the West Hollywood Sheriff's Department are conducting a full investigation into what they've identified to be "attempted arson." Though nobody has been arrested, investigators will be looking for security cameras in the area that could yield more clues.

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As for the DASH store itself, Sheriff's Lieutenant Edward Ramirez said to the L.A. Times that deputies have responded to the store before, but usually for crowd control when the Kardashians are in the neighborhood.

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