On Tuesday (June 5), authorities with the Sedalia Police and Sedalia Fire Department responded to 1408 S. Ohio Ave for a report of a scooter that was on fire and the blaze spreading to a building.

Upon arrival, police found the scooter to be on fire near the back side of the building. The fire had spread and destroyed cable boxes on the building.

A bicycle near the scooter was also on fire. The owner of the bike and scooter placed the damage at approximately $3,300.

The cable boxes reportedly belong to AT&T but the value of that damage is unknown.

Police say the fire is believed to have been intentionally set. At this time, no arrests have been made.

No injuries were reported.

Randy Kirby