Baton Rouge Fire Dept. believe arson cause of house fire

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Baton Rouge Fire Department firefighters at house fire on Wenonah Street.
Courtesy of BRFD

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – Baton Rouge Fire Department investigators believe that a Wednesday afternoon house fire was caused by arson.

Firefighters responded to a house fire on the 2000 block of Wenonah Street and found flames coming from the back outside wall. They put out the fire before it could spread and cause further damage. BRFD says that no one was home during the time of the fire.

Baton Rouge Police Department, Entergy, and emergency services were on the scene as well.

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