Arson not ruled out in fatal Cicero fire

February 24, 2010 3:28:04 PM PST
Arson has not been ruled out in a fire that killed seven people on Valentine's Day in west suburban Cicero.

Cicero officials say their investigation must be thorough and cannot be rushed.

Five of the victims were found in the attic of the three-story apartment building that went up in flames. Two children were among the victims including and a 3-day-old baby.

Cicero officials are now helping 20 residents who were displaced by the fire.