Firefighters suspect arson in house fire on Webb St. - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Firefighters suspect arson in house fire on Webb St.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The Baton Rouge Fire Department is investigating an early morning fire that damaged a vacant home. 

According to firefighters, they received a call about a fire at a home in the 3600 of Webb Street just before 4:30 a.m.

When firefighters arrived, they found fire coming from the front of the home. They were quickly able to get the fire under control.

The home received heavy fire and smoke damage. 

Through investigation, they determined that the fire was caused by arson. 

BRFD asks that if anyone has any information about the fire to call the Baton Rouge Fire Department Arson Investigators at 225-354-1419 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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