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Museum robbed and intentionally set on fire


Altamont – Police and firefighters are investigating after a small fire broke out in an Effingham County Museum.


Authorities say the fire was intentionally set during a burglary Monday, at Altamont Living Museum. Minor damage was done to a doorway, but no one was injured.


The museum is used as a concert hall and theater for the community.

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