Fire: Arsonist lights piles of clothes on fire
BATON ROUGE - The Baton Rouge Fire Department says they found two piles of clothes on fire at a vacant house. Officials say it was an arson.
The fire happened on the 4800 block of Sherwood Street just after 7 p.m. Saturday night.
Fire officials say the fire was contained and nobody was hurt. The fire caused about $5,000 in damage.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Baton Rouge Fire Department Arson Investigators at 354-1419.
IMAGE: Baton Rouge Fire Department
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