- Associated Press - Thursday, August 17, 2017

PUYALLUP, Wash. (AP) - The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office says a Puyallup man is in custody after setting his own home on fire.

KOMO-TV reports (https://bit.ly/2v3VWSO ) The fire broke out around 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at a home on 66th Ave E and quickly engulfed the whole house.

Firefighters had to shut down the street while they battled the blaze.

Investigators said the home is a total loss.

The Pierce County Sheriff’s office said the owner is being evaluated for possible mental health issues.


Information from: KOMO-TV, https://www.komotv.com/

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