Laurel street home catches fire, arson suspected
POSTED: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 - 2:00pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 - 2:04pm
Baton Rouge, La (NBc33) — Investigators say arson is suspected in an early morning fire in Baton Rouge.
The fire happened around 4:30 a.m. this morning on the 2500 block of Laurel Street.
Fire investigators say the fire started in the back of the house and spread to the back porch before being put under control by firefighters.
One person was inside, and he was able to get out safely.
If you have any information that can help find whoever started the blaze, please call the Baton Rouge Fire Department at (225) 354-1400.