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Investigators believe massive Ellis Ave. apartment fire intentionally set

Investigators believe massive Ellis Ave. apartment fire intentionally set; Source: WLBT Investigators believe massive Ellis Ave. apartment fire intentionally set; Source: WLBT
Investigators believe massive Ellis Ave. apartment fire intentionally set; Source: WLBT Investigators believe massive Ellis Ave. apartment fire intentionally set; Source: WLBT
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

According to Jackson Fire Chief Cleotha Sanders, the massive fire that engulfed the Ellis Avenue apartments June 7th was intentionally set.

The blaze started Thursday afternoon and shut down the Vintage Townhomes as crews worked to put out the fire.

RELATED: Massive fire engulfs apartment on Ellis Ave.

Chief Sanders said nobody lived in that area of the complex. 

Ten units had to respond to put out the massive fire.

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