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Suspicious Fires Continue on Va.'s Eastern Shore

March 3, 2013

ACCOMAC, Va. (AP) - Two more suspicious fires on Virginia's Eastern Shore are under investigation.

Virginia State Police tell media outlets that the fires occurred Saturday in Accomack County.

The first fire destroyed a small dilapidated structure on New Branch Road on Saturday morning. Police are investigating the blaze as arson.

An unoccupied trailer in Onancock was burned Saturday night. The cause hasn't been determined.

More than 50 fires have been reported in Accomack County since Nov. 13, 2012.

No one has been injured. Many of the structures have been abandoned.

A $25,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.


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