Baton Rouge Fire investigating second area arson in two days


A fire at a vacant home located at 551 E. Washington St. has been declared an arson. This is the second arson Baton Rouge Fire (BRFD) has declared in the last two days.

Baton Rouge Fire arrived on scene to find fire in the rear of the house. The house received heavy smoke and fire damage. There were no injuries reported on the scene. Anyone with information is asked to contact BRFD Investigators at 225-354-1419.

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