Fire near Ricketts Glen called arson

Last updated: January 29, 2014 - 7:02pm


The remains of a home destroyed by fire sit on a lot in the area of 322 Goss Road in Fairmont Township after an early morning fire Wednesday which has been ruled arson. (Press Enterprise/Jimmy May)
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