Mentor car fire came 'dangerously close' to home

Posted at 1:56 PM, May 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-14 14:00:20-04

Mentor fire officials declared Friday that a car fire which broke out "dangerously close" to an occupied home is arson.

There is a reward being offered for information on the fire. It ignited at around 3 a.m. on April 30 on Corduroy Road while the people inside were in bed.
Anyone who provides information that leads to the identities of the person or persons responsible for the fire may be eligible to receive the reward from the Ohio Blue Ribbon Arson Committee.
People with information may contact detective Brian Haller or the Mentor Police Department at (440) 255-1234, or Lt. Brian Bittner of the Mentor Fire Department at (440) 255-1212.