theadanews.com - Ada, Oklahoma

Local News

April 30, 2013

Arson eyed as cause of Thursday blaze

Ada —

For the second time in less than a week Ada Fire Marshal Justin Priest finds himself investigating a fire where all the evidence points to arson.

  The latest investigation is over a fire at 1200 S. Mississippi that broke out last Thursday afternoon, sending a giant plume of smoke over the city of Ada.

 It follows by just days the fire at 921 W. 23rd that led to the arrest of a 15-year-old boy for suspicion of attempted murder of his father. 

The cause of last Thursday’s fire hadn’t been officially determined as of late Monday, but Priest said fire investigators have determined it was deliberately set.

Read more in The Ada News. Call 580-332-4433 to subscribe today!

 

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local News
AP Video
Raw: Fire Engulfs Tower Block in China Ocean Drones Making Waves in Research World Breakfast Foods Are Getting Pricier Raw: Ferry Captain Received Medical Treatment Hundreds Gather for Denver Pot Rally on Easter Transcript Reveals Confusion in Ferry Evacuation Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria
Stocks
Poll

For years, Oklahoma was a mostly Democratic state. In recent years, there has been a swing to Republican affiliation. Have you changed your political affiliation to Republican?

Yes
No
     View Results