Arson Suspected in Winamac House Fire

The Winamac Fire Department and the Indiana State Fire Marshal’s office are investigating an arson case at a home at 1172 W. 350 S. in the Winamac area.

Fire Chief Bill Weaver stated that the firefighters have been called to that abandoned residence four times. The Indiana State Fire Marshal was called to the scene after the fire started the second time and all accidental causes have been ruled out.

The fire department was last called to the home on Sunday.

Weaver indicated that both his department and the State Fire Marshal’s office are actively attempting to find the suspect(s) responsible for the fires and prosecute them to the full extent of the law.

If you know anything about this arson, call the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department at (574) 946-6655.