Suspicious fire destroys building in Pendorf

By Jeff Daley

PENDORF, MS (WDAM) - A suspicious fire destroyed a building on Highway 11 in the Pendorf Community just south of Laurel Saturday night.

The fire was reported at around 7:30 at a unoccupied commercial structure located behind Harold's Pawn Shop.

When the first units arrived on the scene they found the building fully engulfed in flames.

The three alarm blaze brought in six volunteer units from district one and four plus the Ellisville Fire Department.

Officials say the fire is suspicious in nature and is under investigation by the Jones County Sheriff's  Department.

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