SMITHFIELD – Police are investigating two early morning fires in Smithfield. At 1:37am today (Monday), police and fire personnel responded to a suspicious fire near the Food Lion at 901 S. Brightleaf Boulevard. A clothing collection bin in the parking lot had been set on fire causing damage.
At 2:52am, crews responded to a fire in the area of the laundry room at Barbour Court Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at 515 Barbour Road. Some clothing had been set on fire. No injuries were reported.
Smithfield Police are investigating both incidents.