Police investigate reports of fires
An ambulance was requested at a Lewis Street residence Tuesday afternoon after it was reported a juvenile set another juvenile’s leg on fire.
According to Fostoria Police reports, a 200-block Lewis Street called 911 just before 4:30 p.m. to report a 7-year-old girl’s leg was set on fire by a neighborhood youth.
Approximately five minutes earlier, a caller in the 800 block of Williston Avenue reported children grabbed a gas can and set the area under a tree on fire.
Evidence was collected from the Williston Avenue address, the report states.
A call placed to Capt. Patrick Brooks of the Fostoria Police Department was not returned Wednesday evening.