Longview, Texas (KETK) — Two house fires in Longview on Friday night are believed to be the work of an arsonist.
The first sparked a little before 8 p.m. in the 400 hundred block of 15th Street.
One hour later, and four blocks away, firefighters were called out to another fire at a home in the 1400 block of Gay Street.
Both homes were vacant, and no injuries were reported.
The Longview Fire Marshal says he believes both are connected and were intentionally set.