The Latest: Police say man seen at 3 arson-hit Hawaii hotels

Honolulu police say surveillance video captured images of the same person at three different high-rise hotels near Waikiki Beach where fires were intentionally set in recent days

HONOLULU -- The Latest on arson incidents at three Waikiki hotels (all times local):

4:50 p.m.

Honolulu police say surveillance video captured images of the same man at three different high-rise hotels near Waikiki Beach where fires were intentionally set in recent days.

Police said in a news release Wednesday two rooms were burglarized while guests were evacuated from one of the hotels, the Waikiki Beachcomber by Outrigger.

Surveillance video showed a man carrying at least two backpacks similar to the ones taken in the burglary.

The fires were set at night on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.

Honolulu Fire Department Captain Scot Seguirant says each fire was set in a hallway on a floor with guest rooms.

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11:15 a.m.

Hawaii authorities are investigating three fires that were intentionally set in three different high-rise resort hotels near Waikiki Beach over the past few days.

Honolulu Fire Department Captain Scot Seguirant said Wednesday each fire was set at night in a hallway on a floor with guest rooms. Firefighters have referred the case to police for further investigation.

Tuesday night's fire broke out on the 28th floor of the 38-story Hilton Hawaiian Grand Waikikian shortly before 9 p.m. Hotel security put out the flames with a fire extinguisher.

The night before, a blaze caused $1.8 million in damage at the 25-story Waikiki Beachcomber by Outrigger. The fire was near a storage room on the 14th floor.

The first fire caused $4,000 in damage at the Alohilani Resort on Sunday.