Cone fire was intentional; people inside

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Fire department investigators are looking into an arson fire intentionally set early this morning in East Albany.

Investigators say someone set the fire in pine straw on the roof of the home on Cone Avenue about 3:00 AM.

A neighbor told firefighters that she threw a bucket of water on the fire to put it out. The fire only did about $100 in damage.

Firefighters say the home's occupant, Tracy Diaz, and at least one other person was in the home when the fire was set, but no one was hurt.

If you have any information about this arson, please call CRIMESTOPPERS at 436-TIPS.

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