Lafayette firefighters responded to a house fire call at approximately 1:00am today. When they arrived at 107 Hobson Street flames were coming from the rear of the vacant home. The fire was brought under control within 15 minutes. Heavy damage was sustained but there no reported injuries.

It was determined by investigators that the fire was intentionally set. Anyone with information about the blaze is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 232-TIPS or the Lafayette Fire Department at 291-8716.