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November 15, 2008 Leave a comment

Firefighters suspect East Bluff fire was act of arson


A fire set intentionally inside an East Bluff house Tuesday afternoon is being investigated as arson.

About 4:15 p.m., police and firefighters were sent to 717 E. Behrends Ave. after smoke was seen coming from inside the housee.

Peoria firefighters forced entry to the house through the front door and found someone had set a fire using a liquid accelerant, reports stated. The blaze caused minimal damage.

Neighbors told police that the house had been vacant since the summer.

Upon further inspecting the house, officers found the back door kicked in.