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.
If you have any information regarding this fire please click the Burn an Arsonist link on the home page to submit tips anonymously or call 806-378-3512
A gold Nissan Altima parked in the street at this location was intentionally set on fire on 12-1-13. The Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the incident.
If you have any information regarding this incident pleace click the “Burn an Arsonist” link on the home page to submit an anonymous tip.
On 11-19-13 Investigators responded to the apartment complex at this location. A fire started in a residence on the third floor. One victim was removed from the scene and trasported to the hospital where he was declared deceased. Cause of this fire is still under investigation and awaiting autopsy results.
On 11-19-13 Investigators responded to a residential fire at this location. One subject died as a result. The Amarillo Fire Marshal’s Office has determined the cause of the fire to be accidental.
Be sure not to overload electrical outlets and never use extension cords as permanent wiring.
Deputy Fire Marshals are investigating a fire that occured inside an apartment on the second floor at 506 SW 10 at aprroximately 0530 on 10/22. The building is vacant and there were no injuries.
If you have any information reference this fire or any fire, click the “Burn an Arsonist” link on the home page.
August 27, 2013 subjects broke into La Fiesta at 7415 SW 45 and attempted to set multiple fires in the building. Deputy Fire Marshals responded to the scene and are investigating. If you have any information reference this incident click on the “Burn an Arsonist” link on the home page.
Deputy Fire Marshals obtained arrest warrants for arson on two subjects and were taken into custody without incident.
Deputy Fire Marshal’s are investigating the cause of three fires that occured three days in a row at 818 S. Virginia on October 1, 2, and 3.