Thursday, May 14, 2020
Memphis Tower Fire Under Investigation
Memphis police and the fire department have determined that a fire set Monday night at a cell tower near the University of Memphis on Southern Avenue was set deliberately, according to WMC-TV. Authorities have still not determined the arsonist’s motives but have urged anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH or the state arson hotline at 1-800-762-3017. Tipsters could qualify for a cash reward.
The fire department said the blaze caused $100,000 in damage but service to cellular customers did not seem to be affected. No one was reported hurt. Continue Reading