February 15, 2013
HALLWOOD, Va. (AP) - The authorities are investigating another fire on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
The Virginian Pilot (http://bit.ly/VVl9fZ ) reports that the fire was reported Thursday night in Hallwood. No one was injured in the structure fire, which was described as minor.
Investigators have not said whether the fire is linked to the nearly 50 that have been set since November.
The Hallwood fire occurred hours after Virginia State Police announced that a reward of $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the string of arsons. That's up from the previous bounty of $5,000.
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.