Church Members Say Arson Suspected in Delight Fire



DELIGHT, Ark. -- A church in Pike County has burned.

Church members say they believe the fire may have been set on purpose.

The Crossroads Assembly of God caught fire early Sunday morning.

No one was injured.

The fire started around 5:00 a.m. Sunday, and consumed the sanctuary and a children's room.

A separate building did not burn.

A deacon with the church says a file from surveillance equipment was undamaged by the blaze.

The Pike County Sheriff’s Office says the case has been turned over an Arkansas State Police investigator.

So far there is no word on a possible motive.



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