Suspected arson under investigation in local town


Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

CARBONDALE, Ill. - Investigators are asking for your help in finding the person who started a car fire.

Around 4 a.m. Friday morning, the Carbondale Fire Department responded to a call in the 600 block of East Park Street.

When they arrived, they say a vehicle was engulfed in flames.

After the fire was put out, an investigation determined the fire was intentionally set.

Those with information should call the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677).