Fire at home in Northwest Jacksonville believed to be arson
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Arson could be to blame for a fire Saturday at a home in Northwest Jacksonville.
The Jacksonville Fire Rescue Department says they arrived to find a house on fire just before 5 p.m. on Mecca Street. Firefighters say efforts to put out the fire were slowed by security bars on the home.
They say the house was boarded up and is believed to be abandoned.
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