Evans County fire ruled arson

Evans County fire ruled arson
The Georgia State Fire Investigation Unit says a fire at a home on Dec. 3 in Evans County has been ruled an act of arson. (Source: WTOC)

BELLVILLE, Ga. (WTOC) - The Georgia State Fire Investigation Unit says a fire at a home in Evans County has been ruled an act of arson.

The fire happened on Dec. 3 around 11 p.m. at a home in Bellville. Officials say the 960-square-foot home was fully engulfed in flames by the time firefighters with the Claxton Fire Department arrived. They say their investigation revealed that the fire was intentionally set in a utility room.

Authorities do not have any leads at this time.

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