Fire at bar near LSU’s campus ruled arson


Baton Rouge Police Department

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – An arsonist struck again in the Capital City and this time the target was a bar.

The Baton Rouge Fire Department was called to the scene of a fire near LSU’s campus on Tuesday.

Firefighters arrived at The House In Tigerland and found fire outside of the building.

Fire investigators have since determined that the cause of the fire was arson.

The House In Tigerland is located at 1003 Bob Petit Blvd.

If you have any information that could help investigators in this case, please call Crime Stoppers or fire investigators at 225-354-1419.

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