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Fire destroys vacant house, ruled as arson

Source: Derron Daquano/WAFB Source: Derron Daquano/WAFB

Fire investigators determined a blaze at a vacant home late Thursday night was caused by arson.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department reported it happened on Taft Street just before midnight.

Mark Miles with BRFD said it took about 15 minutes for firefighters to get it under control.

He added neighbors complained about vagrants living in the house.

The house was a total loss. No injuries were reported.

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