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Arsonist sought after fire

11 months ago May 21, 2014 May 21, 2014 Wednesday, May 21 2014 Wednesday, May 21, 2014 3:52:48 AM EDT in News
Source: Baton Rouge Fire Department

BATON ROUGE - Authorities are looking for an arsonist after a Baton Rouge home went up in flames Tuesday night.

Firefighters were called to the fire in the 900 block of Terrace St. just before 10:00 p.m. Tuesday night.

It was reported by a police officer responding to an altercation. Fire officials believe a former occupant of the home was involved in the altercation and deliberately started the fire. No arrests have been made. The investigator is gathering additional information and trying to make contact with the possible suspect.

Anyone with information should contact fire investigators at 225-354-1410.

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