Just before 4:00 AM, Beaumont Fire Rescue units responded to a reported structure fire at 2255 Rusk. When Firefighters arrived, they found a house heavily involved with fire. Firefighters were able to control the fire in approximately 20 minutes. The house was vacant with no utilities connected. The cause of the fire appears to be deliberate. There were no injuries. There is no suspect at this time.
Anyone with information about this fire, or any of the other recent arson fires, is urged to contact the Fire Marshal’s office at 409-880-3905 or Crime Stoppers, 409-833-TIPS.