BATON ROUGE, La (LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - Investigators are working to determine a motive after a fire was reported at McKinley Middle Magnet School Monday.
Firefighters were alerted of the flames at approximately 1:54 p.m.
Once firefighters arrived at 1550 Eddie Robinson, they were greeted by smoke.
Immediately, they located the fire in a dressing room and were able to enclose it.
Arson is believed to be the cause.
Damages to the school total in the amount of $120,000.
It is unknown if any students or faculty members were harmed in the flames.
This fire is under an ongoing investigation.