BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Baton Rouge Fire Department was called to a reported vehicle fire on April 6.
Firefighters arrived at a location in the 6000 block of Pontotoc St. and found that the vehicle fire was already extinguished.
“Through the investigative process it was determined the fire was intentionally set,” according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department.
Witness statements help lead to the arrest of 25-year-old Terica Denise Scott.
Scott is currently behind bars in the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.
The 25-year-old is charged with one count of Simple Arson.