The west side Detroit home was firebombed just hours after the city’s Angels’ Night anti-arson campaign kicked off.
Rena Dalentei from Sterling Heights along with her friend signed-up to patrol neighborhoods in the 10th district on the city’s westside.
An emergency curfew goes into effect Tuesday night as part of Detroit’s Angels’ Night campaign.
Authorities say the woman set fire to an apartment building in which a 64-year-old man was forced to jump to his death.
The city is once again preparing for its annual anti-arson effort around Halloween.
Police say they have at least two people in custody in connection with an arson at a popular restaurant in Macomb County.
A fire that tore through a home on Detroit’s west side might have been caused by an illegal utility hook up.
The fire started at one home and quickly spread to two nearby homes and a car in one of the driveways.
Firefighters battled equipment problems alongside a blaze that tore through three abandoned homes on Detroit’s west side.
Detroit firefighters on Tuesday morning were called to a scene that’s all too familiar: a burning vacant home.