For the second time this week, the Baton Rouge Fire Department responded to a vacant house fire in what is suspected to have been a result of arson.
At 4:43 a.m. Thursday, firefighters arrived to 425 W. Johnson to find the house fully engulfed in flames. The fire was extinguished at 5:09 a.m. and the house was deemed a total loss.
The house was also damaged by a fire early Monday morning. Investigators ruled arson as the cause of the fire Monday as well.
Investigators have determined a vacant house fire Monday morning in Baton Rouge was caused by arson.
No suspect or motive has been identified.
Anyone with information about this fire is asked to call Baton Rouge Fire Department Investigators at 225-354-1419