Arson suspected in string of Northwest Dallas fires

Arson fires

Credit: WFAA

Map shows location of suspected arson fires in Northwest Dallas on March 13-14, 2014.



Posted on March 14, 2014 at 12:52 PM

Updated Friday, Mar 14 at 2:50 PM

DALLAS — Dallas Fire-Rescue has a mystery on its hands.

Investigators are looking into a number of fires in Northwest Dallas which they believe to be suspicious in nature.

Two buildings and four trash bins were set ablaze within a three-hour window late Thursday and early Friday, and there were two grass fires as well. The fires were located at:

  • 10:39 p.m.: Spanish Villas apartments, 3100 Norwalk Avenue (trash bin)
  • 11:18 p.m.: Bayou Bend Apartments, 3353 Lombardy Lane (grass fire)
  • 11:29 p.m.: Pecan Way apartments, 3535 Webb Chapel Extension (trash bin)
  • 11:42 p.m.: Placa del Lago apartments, 3332 Webb Chapel Extension (trash bin)
  • 11:52 p.m.: 3334 Webb Chapel Extension (trash bin)
  • 11:57 p.m.: 3330 Webb Chapel Extension (grass fire)
  • 1:28 a.m.: Del Lago apartments, 3102 Oradell Lane (structure)
  • 1:47 a.m.: Los Cruces apartments, 3130 Webb Chapel Extension (mail/laundry room)

No injuries were reported.