Firefighters put out a brush fire this afternoon between East 38th and Fairbanks streets, off of East M Street.
Tacoma Fire was called to the blaze about 3:30 p.m.
No one was injured, and no buildings were damaged, Battalion Chief Dave McRoberts said.
Tacoma police took a witness report of three males between the ages of 18 and 25 seen in the area, McRoberts said.
The cause of the fire has not yet been determined, he added.