Fire at longtime Shoreline pizza restaurant ruled arson, officials say

The fire that erupted at a pizza restaurant in Shoreline has been ruled an arson, according to fire officials.

Firefighters were called around 5 a.m. Monday to Suni's Pizza & Burgers at 15th Ave NE and NE 180th St.

When firefighters arrived, flames were burning through the ceiling and then the roof. Nobody was inside and nobody was hurt.

The King County Sheriff's Office Fire Investigation Unit ruled the fire as arson on Tuesday, and are currently investigating.

Suni's is a mainstay in the North City neighborhood in Shoreline, having been in business for decades.

Firefighters said the fire started on the outside of the building.