Chillicothe authorities investigate fire on Clay Street

Firetruck

Early Sunday morning, at 3:57, am, Chillicothe Police Officers and the Chillicothe Fire Department responded to the 400 block of Clay Street to a report of a structure fire.

Sergeant Jeremy Stephens reported it was discovered an unknown person had set ablaze, some leaves and trash on the front deck of what was called an abandoned building. A police officer extinguished the flames. 

Chillicothe police reported minor damage due to melted siding and the investigation continues.