Arson Suspected in Lawrenceville Business Fire

November 15, 2023
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Arson Suspected in Lawrenceville Business Fire

πŸ”₯ The Gist: An early morning fire at a Lawrenceville business on Seaboard Industrial Drive NE, involving multiple vehicles, is under investigation for arson. No injuries were reported, and the fire was contained without structural damage.

πŸš’ The Details: At around 2:34 a.m Tuesday., firefighters rushed to 553 Seaboard Industrial Drive NE following a 911 call about a fire. They found several work vehicles of a concrete company ablaze. The fire, which did not spread to buildings, was controlled by 3:08 a.m. Lawrenceville police aided the operation by closing the street temporarily.

🚨 In Context: Arson is being considered a primary cause of the fire. This crime carries severe penalties, including imprisonment and fines. The Gwinnett County Fire Investigators are conducting a joint investigation with multiple law enforcement agencies.

πŸ” Why It Matters: Arson is a severe offense that endangers lives and property.

πŸ“ž What You Can Do: Residents with information about the fire are encouraged to contact the Gwinnett County Fire Investigations Section or the Georgia Arson Control Hotline. A reward of up to $10,000 is offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.

πŸ‘€ What’s Next?: The investigation is ongoing. Updates on the case will be provided as more information becomes available. Community members are urged to stay alert and report any suspicious activities.

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