BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Baton Rouge fire investigators ruled a Friday morning house fire as an arson.
Firefighters responded to the 3700 block of Geronimo Street at 5:35 a.m. to find a home “engulfed” in the fire. According to the Baton Rouge Fire Department, a resident in the home told crews he woke up to a noise and safely escaped before firefighters arrived.
The fire left the home a total loss, according to BRFD.
Anyone with information is urged to contact BRFD at 225-389-2050.