Officials investigate vacant house arson on Tennessee St.

Officials investigate vacant house arson on Tennessee St.

Investigators with the Baton Rouge Fire Department are looking for the person responsible for a house fire that happened just after midnight Wednesday morning.

Firefighters were called to the house in the 2200 block around 12:38 a.m. and the fire was under control by 1:11 a.m.

When firefighters arrived, they found smoke coming from the house and found the fire in the attic of the house. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the attic, but the rest of the house received heavy smoke damage.

The house was vacant.

Anyone with information about this house fire is asked to contact the Baton Rouge Fire Department Arson Investigators at 225-354-1419.

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