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Flint firefighters respond to 4 suspicious fires, including 3 in same neighborhood within hour


FLINT, Michigan — Firefighters in Flint were called to four suspicious fires, including three within about an hour of each other in the same neighborhood.

No injuries are reported following the Thursday fires. All of the fires are considered suspicious.

One fire was reported at the American Mobile Home Park at a vacant trailer. The first of the three other fires was reported around 10 p.m. at a vacant building. Acting Battalion Chief Steve Cobb tells The Flint Journal ( ) that crews were "we're going defensive" while at multiple scenes.

Anyone with information about the fires is asked to contact authorities.

Information from: The Flint Journal,

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