Squatter suspected of causing overnight fire


SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio firefighters responded to a small structure fire Friday around 1:10 a.m. in the 1300 block of W Travis Street.

The fire started in the front room of a home that appeared to be be undergoing renovations.

Arson investigators determined the front door was unsecured and a squatter may have been in the home.

The damage is estimated between $2,000 and $3,000.

This fire comes just one day after squatters were suspected of setting a fire in an abandoned building just north of downtown. Get more on that story here.

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