JPD investigating car fire for arson

By Ryne Turke on June 18 at 12:47pm

Jacksonville Fire Department car

Jacksonville firefighters arrived at the scene in the alley of the 200 block of West Beecher at around 5:45 a.m. to find the rear of a parked car full engulfed in flames.

Firefighters extinguished the flames and were on the scene for about an hour. There were no injuries.

The Jacksonville Fire Department stated the car fire is not related to a suspicious vacant house fire in the 500 block of East Hardin on Monday.