Laconia police rule building fire as intentional; identify suspect in arson
LACONIA — Laconia police officers responded to a fire at 391 South Main Street Tuesday morning.
Around 8:50 a.m., police evacuated four residents from the building, with no injuries reported.
Along with the fire department, Laconia officers investigated whether the fire was the result of criminal arson and came to the conclusion that it was purposefully started.
A suspect has already been identified and will be charged once they are medically cleared, police said.
Anyone with information regarding the fire should call the Laconia Police Department at 603-524-5252.