ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

AUSTIN EDITION -- Austin police are investigating a suspected arson after a woman in northeast Austin found her garage on fire.

Mower County Sheriff Barry Simonson said a neighbor spotted flames coming out of the two-stall unattached garage and called the owner, who called 911 at 10:44 p.m.

According to the reports, the garage sustained minimal damage and officers were able to extinguish most of it. When firefighters arrived to finish the job, they found a plastic gas can was the source of the fire.

What To Read Next
Get Local

ADVERTISEMENT