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Vt. State Police - 3:40 pm Fri May 8th, 2015

On 5-8-15 at approximately 0630 hours the Morrisville Police Department responded to an extinguished fire on Bridge St. in Morrisville. Upon arrival the police department observed the building to have fire damage on an exterior wall.

The fire had been extinguished by a construction worker who arrived at the business to work on the new structure.
The building is a newly constructed commercial building which is still being finished. There was no one in the building at the time of the fire and as a result there were no injuries. The fire damage is estimated to be approximately $2500.00.
The Morrisville Police Department contacted the Vermont State Police and requested an origin and cause fire investigation be conducted. Detectives from the State Police Fire Investigation Unit and a Fire Investigator with the Division of Fire Safety responded to the scene on 5-8-15.
Investigators have determined that the fire was intentionally set. The state police and the Morrisville Police Department are conducting a joint investigation. Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call the Arson Tip Line at 1-800-32-ARSON (There is up to a $5,000.00 reward for information resulting in an arrest) or the Morrisville Police Department at 802-888-6669.
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CASE#: 15A102304
TROOPER: Detective Sergeant Maurice Lamothe and Detective Sergeant David Sutton
Division of Fire Safety : Investigator Paul Cerutti
STATION: St. Albans
CONTACT#: 524-5993
DATE/TIME: 5-8-15 between 0001 hours and 0630 hours
LOCATION: Bridge Street, Morrisville, Vermont
Owner: Fred's Plumbing and Heating Inc.
City of Residence: Morrisville, Vermont
ACCUSED: Unknown

Relevant Address(es):
Morrisville, VT 05661 (Set as Local)
Sutton, VT 05867 (Set as Local)

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