BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Investigators said a fire that destroyed a vacant house in Baton Rouge early Monday morning has been ruled arson.
The Baton Rouge Fire Department reported it happened at a home on Lupine Avenue near Chippewa Street just before 12:30 a.m.
Mark Miles with BRFD said flames were visible when firefighters arrived on the scene. He added the house was a total loss.
Anyone with information about the fire is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.