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Fire investigators search for arsonist after building set on fire for third time

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

For the third time in a few weeks, an abandoned building was intentionally set on fire, according to investigators.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department reported the vacant building is located on Eddie Robinson Sr. Drive at Louise Street.

Officials said the fire was reported around 3 a.m.

Curt Monte with BRFD said the building is considered a total loss.

He added the previous arsons were on January 5 and January 7.

Anyone with information about the fires is asked to call investigators at 225-354-1419.

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