Police investigating three arsons only three blocks from each other
Springfield - An arson investigation is underway in Springfield, after three fires took place within three blocks of each other.
The fires took place between 3:00 and 4:30 Sunday morning. The first fire was in the 1400 block of 11th Street, then at 11th Street and Black Avenue. The final fire was at 11th and Ridgely Avenue. Fire Chief Ken Fustin says, alley garages were set on fire.
If you live in the neighborhood and see something suspicious Fustin urges you to call police.
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