TOPEKA, Kan. - The Topeka Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 704 SW Clay Street, shortly before 1:45 a.m. Monday, November 10, 2008.
First arriving fire officials reported heavy smoke and flames visible. No one was inside at the time of the fire.
The Topeka Fire Department Investigations Unit was notified and responded to this incident to assist with an investigation; the investigation revealed:
• Cause (of this fire) – intentionally set / incendiary.
• Origin – Exterior; south side at ground level.
• Estimated dollar loss - $25,000.00