NORTH LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) – Arson is suspected after a fire Thursday night at a home near Pecos and Tropical.
North Las Vegas Fire Department officials say the fire was called into dispatch around 11:30 p.m. Neighbors say the home belongs to a couple in the military. The wife is deployed, and the husband is in and out of town on military business.
The home is likely a total loss because of melting and heat. An accelerant was found throughout the home. The house was ransacked before the fire, and an investigation continues.