Possible arson investigated in Newton

NEWTON, Miss. (WTOK) -
The Newton Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify possible suspects in a house fire.

A house on Jones Lane near Newton High School was destroyed by a fire Tuesday.

Officials believe the house fire was intentionally set.

If you have any information, call East Mississippi Crimestoppers at 855-485-8477 or the Newton Police Department at 601-683-2041.

A reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest of the person or persons responsible for the fire.