UPDATE: Suspect arrested in car wash arson on Florida Blvd.


The Baton Rouge Fire Department confirms an arrest has been made in connection with the recent arson at a local car wash.

31-year-old Brandy Vinning is facing charges of Simple Arson and Criminal Trespass.

Fire investigators ruled that the blaze at the Circle K Car Wash located at 3373 Florida Blvd. was caused by arson.

The fire “caused 500k in damage to the car wash structure,” according to the Baton Rouge Fire Department.

BRPD Narcotics assisted Baton Rouge Fire Investigators in this case.

Vinning is currently in the East Baton Rouge Prison.

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