The Caney Police Department is investigating a house fire that occurred Saturday evening. Officers arrived at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Hooker Street to ensure no one was inside the structure.
Caney Fire Department units arrived shortly afterward and extinguished the fire quickly. Reserve officers with the police department secured the scene until a State Fire Marshal Investigator arrived. Officers worked closely with this investigator late Saturday.
It is undetermined at this time whether the fire was accidental or intentional with unknown motives. If anyone has information regarding events that may be related or may have transpired prior to the fire, contact the Caney Police Department at 620-879-2141. Callers may remain anonymous.