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Kennewick Police Department: Fire investigation

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Case Number: 13-37296
Date and Time of Incident: November 19, 2013 @ 1815 hours
Location of Incident: 4819 W Canal Dr apartment C
Reporting Person Name: Christopher Tarr
Address 4819 W Canal Dr Apt C, Kennewick, WA

Summary of Incident:
On November 19, 2013 at 1815 hours, Tarr called to report that a bedroom was on fire at the location. Kennewick Fire arrived at the scene along with the Kennewick Police Department. The fire department contained the fire that was located in a child's bedroom. The rest of the residence appears okay other than for smoke damage.
The police investigation indicates a four year of age boy was in his bedroom and used a lighter to light an object. He came out from the residence and reported the fire to Tarr, who was outside at the time. Tarr called for the fire department.
Tarr and the child are okay, with the child having sustained a minor burn to his foot.
The investigation is being reviewed by the Kennewick Fire Department at this time.
If someone has information that they would like to provide while remaining confidential, they may call the Crime Stoppers line at 586-TIPS (8477), 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit
Prepared by: Ofc. C. Hanson K38 Date / Time: November 20, 2013


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