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After a fire in a community center: arson cannot be ruled out

The blue light shines on the roof of a fire truck.  © Philipp von Ditfurth/dpa/symbol image

The blue light shines on the roof of a fire truck.
(© Philipp von Ditfurth/dpa/symbol image)

Weiterstadt (dpa/lhe) – – After the fire in the community center in Weiterstadt (Darmstadt-Dieburg district), the police do not rule out arson. However, the exact cause of the fire still has to be determined, said a spokeswoman for the police headquarters in southern Hesse in Darmstadt on Monday. On the night of Sunday there was a fire in an unlocked storage room below a stage, which went on to another storage room. A celebration was taking place at the civic center at the time of the fire. There were no injuries. The police estimate that damage to property was in the six-figure range.

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