Elsmere arsonist sought

The Delaware State Fire Marshal's office is investigating the arson of an unoccupied dwelling in Elsmere.

The fire was reported Sunday morning around 3:00 am in the 200 block of Brookside Avenue.

The Elsmere Fire Company arrived on the scene with flames shooting from the dwelling.

State fire investigators are searching for those persons responsible for intentionally causing this fire.

Heavy fire damage was estimated at $150,000.

There were no reported injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact deputy fire marshals at (302) 323 -5375 or Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333.

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