Suspicious fire under investigation in Metropolis, IL
METROPOLIS, IL — An investigation is underway into a suspicious fire in Metropolis, Illinois.
Firefighters were called to a fire at an apartment complex near 8th Street early Friday morning.
Everyone was able to get out safely, but unfortunately the apartment is a loss.
Harry Massey, Metropolis’ police and fire chief, believes the fire is suspicious. He says they were called to another fire at the complex just a few hours before.
We will be updating this story.