Double arson under investigation in Danville


DANVILLE, Ill. (WAND) - The same house was set on fire twice, Danville fire investigators claim.

Firefighters were first called to 14 Nicklas on Nov. 22 just before 2 in the morning for a house fire.

The fire was extinguished and caused about $1,000 in damages.

Just two days later, they were called back to the home for another fire around 7:45 a.m.

That fire caused more than $30,000 in damage.

Investigators said both fires are suspected to be arsons.

The Danville Fire Department and Danville Police Department are asking for anyone who may have information regarding these fires to contact Vermilion County Crime Stoppers at 217-446-TIPS.

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