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Fire at Simmons Avenue home in Abilene may be arson

Published On: Dec 23 2013 08:37:10 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 24 2013 09:40:42 AM CST
Simmons Ave. fire
ABILENE, Texas -

Abilene fire investigators are looking into the cause of a garage fire behind a vacant home in north Abilene.  The fourth fire at the house since Oct. 4.

Just before 4 p.m. Monday, firefighters arrived on the scene of the fire in the 2800 block of Simmons Ave.

The fire destroyed a detached garage.  The house was not involved and there are no utilities to either building.

Police are asking neighbors to keep an eye out for any suspicious activity in that area.