Storage Barn Fire Latest Arson on Va. Eastern Shore

February 10, 2013

ACCOMACK, Va. (AP) - An arsonist has struck again on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Virginia State Police tell media outlets that an arson fire destroyed a storage barn in Accomack County on Saturday night.

More than 40 arsons have been reported in the county since Nov. 13, 2012.

No one has been injured. A majority of the structures have been abandoned.

State Police say the fires may be the work of several individuals, based on evidence.

A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest.


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