Two More Suspicious Fires in New Bedford Tuesday Night
NEW BEDFORD - New Bedford Police and Fire Departments are investigating two suspicious fires late Tuesday.
The fire department was called to a fire at 78 Penniman St. at 10:38 p.m. Fire personnel extinguished the blaze at the home, which was vacant. No injuries were reported.
At 11:06 p.m. a call was received for a vehicle on fire at 148 Tallman St. The fire department extinguished the fire. No injuries were reported.
An active investigation of these fires is underway by fire and police investigators.
-New Bedford Police Department
The fires come on the heels of another report of arson at a home on Hathaway Street early Tuesday Morning. There have now been six reports of arson in the city over the past month.