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Published December 21, 2011, 05:10 PM

Crookston Authorities Investigate Multiple Arson Fires

CROOKSTON, MN (WDAZ-TV) - The Crookston Fire Department needs your help finding people responsible for setting grass and ditch fires.

CROOKSTON, MN (WDAZ-TV) - The Crookston Fire Department needs your help finding people responsible for setting grass and ditch fires.

Firefighters have been called to eight fires in the last few weeks.

The fires have been set during the night near Crookston High School and the University of Minnesota-Crookston among other places.

A light pole was destroyed and had to be replaced.

No one has been injured.

"There were multiple fires set at the same time in multiple areas. Most of them have been ditch fires and there has been one grass fire up by the high school," Tim Froeber at the Crookston Fire Department said.

If you have any information on who has been setting these fires you are asked to call either the Crookston Fire Department at 218-281-4584 or the Crookston Police Department at 218-281-3111.

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