24 vehicles burned in auto shop arson - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

24 vehicles burned in auto shop arson

24 cars were damaged when an auto shop was set on fire. (Source: WMC Action News 5) 24 cars were damaged when an auto shop was set on fire. (Source: WMC Action News 5)
(Source: WMC Action News 5) (Source: WMC Action News 5)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Twenty-four vehicles were destroyed in a fire that was deliberately set at a Memphis auto shop on Tuesday.

Fire investigators believe the fire at Keita Auto Shop, which sparked around 10:30 p.m., is the work of an arsonist.

In addition to the vehicles, the building was also damaged and paperwork was destroyed.

Fire crews said it was harder to access the building because a burning car was blocking the entrance.

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