This week's Crime of the Week involves a fire in a mobile home earlier this month.
On June 13, between 8am and 10am, a person or persons entered the mobile home at 53 Cherokee Lane in the Lincoln Village Mobile Home Park. The Emporia Fire Department says a chain of events was set into motion, which resulted in a fire inside the home. The structure was damaged, but thankfully was vacant at the time.
The Emporia Fire Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the person or persons that may have been involved in this fire. If you have information, call Lyon County Crime Stoppers at 342-2273, or the Emporia Fire Department at 343-4230.
A cash reward of up to $1,000 is available.