- Thursday July 10th, 2014 :: 03:29 p.m. EDT
7/10/14, press release: Arson
On 7-10-14 at approximately 0245 hours the Burlington Fire Department responded to a fire at 203 South Willard St. in Burlington. The fire was extinguished within ten minutes. No one was living in the residence which was being renovated and there were no injuries. Damages are estimated to be approximately $25000.00.
Detectives from the State Police Fire Investigation Unit, a Fire Investigator with the Division of Fire Safety and the Burlington Police Department responded to the scene and have determined that the fire was intentionally set.
The Burlington Police Department and the Vermont State Police are conducting a joint investigation. Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call the Arson Tip Line at 1-800-32-ARSON or the Burlington Police Department. There is up to a $5,000.00 reward for information resulting in an arrest.
Burlington, VT Police Department
1 North Ave
Burlington, VT 05401