San Ignacio Police Investigates Case of Arson

Updated: February 29, 2016

Authorities in San Ignacio are investigating a fire that occurred in the village of Billy White in the wee hours of Sunday morning.  Reports are that a yellow wooden structure measuring twenty four by twenty four was destroyed by fire whilst the owner, Dimas Duarte was at the San Ignacio Police Station making a report.  The structure served as a shop and is valued at sixty thousand dollars including the shop’s inventory.  Police has categorized this incident as arson.