University police are searching for a man who allegedly threatened to burn down UCLA’s medical center in Santa Monica.
Steve Morell, 50, allegedly threatened to burn down the hospital and lit a small trash can in a hospital bathroom Monday, according to a UCPD alert. Morell then left the hospital.
UCPD described Morell as white, 200 pounds and 5 feet 11 inches tall with brown hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, a gray sweatshirt, swimming trunks, a Timberland construction boot and a New Balance tennis shoe.
This case is still under investigation. Anyone with information about this case can call UCPD at 310-825-1491.