State Fire Marshal investigating possible arson in Abbeville

The home is located on Graceland Avenue, near the corner of St. Peter Avenue in Abbeville. Investigators are working the fire as an arson case, according to State Fire Marshal Butch Browning.

Members of the Abbeville Fire Department responded to a fire on Graceland Avenue early Wednesday morning.
The fire began around 2 a.m. at the home located near the corner of Graceland Avenue and St. Peter Avenue.
Firefighters had the blaze under control after an hour.
No one was home at the time of the fire.
Investigators with the State Fire Marshal’s Office are working the incident as an arson case.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


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