Central Fire Dept. responds to fire inside Walmart

Source: Central Fire Department
Source: Central Fire Department

CENTRAL, LA (WAFB) - Just before 1 p.m. on Friday afternoon, the Central Fire Department responded to a call about a fire inside the Walmart on Sullivan Rd. in Central.

Officials with the fire department say the fire was out when they arrived on scene. However, the store did fill with smoke and had to be evacuated. The store is currently being aired out.

It is believed by officials that the fire was intentionally set by a juvenile and originated in the baby section.

No injuries were reported in the incident.

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