Fire at Jamestown apartment caused by meth lab

Posted at 7:51 PM, Nov 24, 2014
and last updated 2015-11-19 19:51:52-05

Jamestown Police are looking for the occupant of a home that suffered extensive damage during what investigators believe was a fire sparked by a meth lab.

The fire occurred Thursday on Prendergast Avenue and caused extensive damage to the second floor. Police are looking to identify the people who were inside the apartment during the fire, including one occupant who was burned but fled prior to the arrival of police and fire personnel.

Anyone with information on the fire or the person who was burned is asked to call Jamestown Police at 716-483-7537 or leave an anonymous tip at 716-483-8477.