Child and Mother being searched for after fire set in Jonesboro convenience store

Crime

JONESBORO, Ark. – The Jonesboro Fire Marshalls Office is needing help to identify a juvenile who set a chip display at a conveniance store on fire.

Investigators say the incident happened on Saturday morning around 7:30 at the Southern Chef on Caraway Drive.

Surveillance footage showed the child setting the fire. Soon after, a customer was able to put out the blaze using soda and water.

If you have any information call Jonesboro CrimeStoppers at 870-935-STOP.

Fire investigators are hopeful that either the child or the mother can be identified by the clothes they are wearing.

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