Arson suspected in Wauseon fire

At approximately 5:25 p.m. Sunday, the Wauseon Fire Department and Wauseon Police Department responded to a report of a structure fire at 559 N. Shoop Ave., which is behind a Mexican restaurant. According to the Wauseon Police Department, the Ohio State Fire Marshal is investigating the fire and officials suspect the fire may be a result of arson. Anyone who may have information on the fire is asked to contact the police department at 419-335-3821 or the state fire marshal’s office at 1-800-589-2728. Officials said suspects have been identified and charges will be pending, and the investigation remains ongoing.

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