Arson to blame for Virginia St. house fire, officials say
BATON ROUGE - Fire officials say arson is to blame for a morning fire in Baton Rouge.
The fire was reported around 6:05 a.m. in the 1800 block of Virginia Street. At the scene, firefighters found the front of the house on fire.
Things were brought under control 6:23 a.m., officials say. The house received heavy fire and smoke damage.
Anyone with information on the fire can call Baton Rouge Fire Department Arson Investigators at (225) 354-1419.
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