Fire at southside business complex was intentionally set

The Corpus Christi Fire Department and State Fire Marshal's Office have determined that Sunday morning's fire that damaged several offices in a southside business complex was intentionally set.

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - The Corpus Christi Fire Department and State Fire Marshal's Office have determined that Sunday morning's fire that damaged several offices in a southside business complex was intentionally set.

The fire broke out at a building in the 5900 block of South Staples Street and contained the office of State Rep. Todd Hunter, along with several other businesses.

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Investigators said evidence found at the scene led them to determining that the fire was a case of arson.

The Texas Rangers and Department of Public Safety are assisting in the investigation. If you have any information regarding the fire, call 1-877-434-7345. A person with information that leads to an arrest could receive a reward.

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