Deputy Fire Marshal’s responded to a residential structure fire on 11/7/14. They discovered 2 points of origin where fire had started. Investigators determined that the fire was set intentionally. Leads are currently being investigated.
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On 11-4-14 Deputy Fire Marshal’s and APD Special Crimes Unit responded to a residential structure fire. One victim was located inside and was declared deceased at the scene. The residence was abandoned at the time and posted “Unsafe to Occupy.” The fire was determined to be accidental, caused by a warming fire set by the deceased victim.
Deputy Fire Marshal’s responded to the scene of a residential fire on 10-30-14. The fire was determined to have been intentionally set. Investigators are currently tracking down several leads.
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Deputy Fire Marshal’s responded to a residential fire scene on 10-28-14. The origin of the fire was determined to be the wall-unit heater. The area ignited when the resident turned on the gas supply and attempted to light the pilot. It was discovered that the gas supply hose was missing. This was removed during the summer for a repair, but never replaced.
***As the weather gets cold be sure to inspect heating devices before turning them on***
Deputy Fire Marshal’s investigated a residential fire scene on 10-19-14. The occupant that attempted to hide from Deputies in a vehicle down the street. She was located and confessed to starting the fire. She was arrested for Reckless Arson.
On 9/10/14 in the early morning hours Deputy Fire Marshal’s responded to a residential structure fire. Items collected at the scene indicate a Molotov Cocktail may have been the cause of the fire.
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One building – a five story residential/commercial structure – still under construction was fully involved with fire on July 7, 2014. The Fire Marshal’s Office spent 2 days investigating the scene and interviewing witnesses. On July 9, 2014, this office has determined the fire to be accidental. The cause of the fire is from a cutting operation with a failed attempt to extinguish fire.
There were no reported injuries from this incident.
A fire was intentionally started at this location on June 2, 3014. Deputy Fire Marshal’s are currently investigating the incident. No suspects are in custody at this time.
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Two separate fires were started at this location on 9/11/12. The Fire Marshal’s Office conducted a thorough investigation of the incident and developed a suspect, Ricardo Travis.
February 2014 Ricardo Travis was found guilty of Arson and sentenced to 20 years in prison.
The Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a small grass fire that occurred in the park area at this location. It is believed the fire was set intentionally. Numerous juveniles were seen running from the area after a loud “pop” sound was heard.
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