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Firefighters: suspicious Genesee Street fire may have been caused by molotov cocktail

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Posted at 10:19 AM, May 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-08 10:19:46-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Firefighters are investigating a suspicious fire on Genesee Street that they say may have been caused by a molotov cocktail.

Fire crews responded to the call at about 2:40 a.m. Wednesday.

Crews say the fire was put out quickly.

An accelerant detection canine is currently sniffing for traces of ignitable liquid.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.