Attempted arson of garage on Stirling Ave
On Wednesday September 11th at approximately 11 PM unknown persons attempted to set a garage on fire on fire. The garage is located in the 700 block of Stirling Ave
At approximately 11 PM on Wednesday September 11th neighbors were alerted to the fire after seeing an orange glow coming from the front and side of the garage. The garage and home are located in 700 block of Stirling Ave
Several persons rushed to assist and by using garden hoses they were able to contain the fire until fire crews arrived. The exterior of the garage sustained considerable fire damage. Investigators located several oily raqs near the base of the garage and it is believed accelerants were used to start the fire.