Arson suspected in Prattville house fire

Arson suspects caught on video at Prattville home

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (WSFA) - An early morning fire on Monday left part of a Prattville home destroyed, and authorities believe arson was involved.

According to Fire Chief Terry Brown, the Prattville Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 200 block of Gardenia Court shortly after 3 a.m. Brown said the house was fully engulfed in flames.

Photos taken by a WSFA 12 News crew show investigators working the scene of a blaze that destroyed part of a Prattville home.
Photos taken by a WSFA 12 News crew show investigators working the scene of a blaze that destroyed part of a Prattville home. (Source: WSFA 12 News)

Home video shows a white vehicle pull onto Gardenia Court shortly before the fire, and the driver sits in the vehicle waiting for the passenger, who is seen running to the vehicle after the fire ignites. The vehicle then backs down Gardenia Court and heads north on Woodvale Road.

Investigators describe the vehicle as an older model white Chevy Suburban.

Prattville investigators describe the arson suspect vehicle as an older model white Chevy Suburban.
Prattville investigators describe the arson suspect vehicle as an older model white Chevy Suburban.

Brown said there were no injuries in the fire.

Anyone with information in this investigation should call police or Crimestoppers at 215-STOP.

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