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Police investigate apparent fire bombing

March 23, 2009 8:41:51 PM PDT
Police in northwest suburban Elgin are investigating a possible fire bombing at a home.Firefighters this afternoon responded to an emergency call that someone had thrown a fire bomb at a home in the 500-block of Ashland.

Several witnesses say they saw a man throw an incendiary device at the back of the home, starting a fire that caused significant damage.

No one was hurt.

Police want to know if the fire is related to a fight that broke out during a party at the home Saturday night.


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