Three cars were set on fire in front of a residence in South Los Angeles. The cause is still under investigation. Photo courtesy of OnSceneTV
Three cars were set on fire in front of a residence in South Los Angeles. The cause is still under investigation. Photo courtesy of OnSceneTV

Authorities on Sunday were investigating a suspicious fire at a South Los Angeles home where three vehicles were set on fire.

Firefighters wee dispatched to the scene at 107th Street and Avalon Boulevard at 4:17 a.m., according to Brian Humphrey of the Los Angeles City Fire Department. The fires were extinguished within 15 minutes.

With details still sketchy, a watch commander at the Los Angeles Police Department‘s Southeast station said police were conducting a criminal threat investigation, just prior to the fire.

“It’s a domestic type situation,” he said.

There was no other immediate information.

— City News Service

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