Search for arsonist after fire destroys Baton Rouge home
BATON ROUGE - Authorities are looking for an arsonist after someone torched a vacant home in Baton Rouge early Thursday morning.
Firefighters were called to the blaze in the 400-block of Tuscaloosa St. just before 4:30 a.m. The entire building was engulfed in flames by the time they arrived. Crews stopped it from spreading to the neighboring building, but the home where the fire started was destroyed.
Baton Rouge Fire investigators are trying to determine who started the fire. If you have information, call them at (225)354-1419.