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Circleville Police Investigate Arson in City


Circleville, OH (February 12, 2024): Around 1:30 am this morning, Circleville Police Department officers responded to a report of a fire at Studio One. Upon arrival, they discovered a small fire contained within a box on the property. Officers acted swiftly to extinguish the flames, while also calling in the Circleville Fire Department for further assessment.

Investigators determined that the fire was intentionally set, with the box containing wood and a large carpet serving as fuel. Unfortunately, the flames caused damage to the exterior of the Studio One building.

“We are deeply concerned about this incident and are currently conducting a thorough investigation. Our top priority is to identify and apprehend those responsible for this act of vandalism.”

The Circleville Police Department encourages anyone with information about the incident to come forward and contact them immediately. Witnesses or individuals with relevant details can call the Circleville Police department or submit a tip anonymously through the anonymous tip line.

“The safety and security of our community is paramount. “We urge residents to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the police. By working together, we can ensure the safety and well-being of everyone in Circleville.”