Baton Rouge Fire Department investigators seek help identifying person responsible for vehicle fire


Baton Rouge Fire Department investigators are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person responsible for intentionally setting a vehicle on fire in the 5400 block of Sycamore Street just after 3 a.m. on Friday.

The vehicle was parked within three feet of a residence occupied by three people, including a bedridden 93-year-old woman, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department.

Photos courtesy of Deon Guillory

The person fled on foot toward McClelland Drive after setting the vehicle on fire, BRPD determined.

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