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Officials Investigate Suspicious Fires Set Overnight

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Posted at 7:41 AM, Jun 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-09 02:23:35-04

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- The Murfreesboro Fire Marshals' Office has been investigating two suspicious fires set overnight. 

Officials responded to a building at 521 Old Salem Road around 11:45 p.m. Monday.

The building houses Experience Community Church and Mayday Brewery. 

Investigators said two fires were set in donation bins in the common corridor of the building.

A gas can was also found in the area.

An abandoned truck was found in the parking lot with two visible slash marks on the back tires.

Acting Shift Commander Blake Insell with the Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department said the sprinkler system was able to contain the fire damage to a minimum.

The investigation was ongoing.