PRICHARD, Ala. (WALA) - Alabama Fire Marshal Ed Paulk confirms his office is still investigating several arson cases in Prichard. So far there have been no arrests. Paulk declined to comment on the details of the investigations.
Prichard Fire Chief Mark Trenier was not available for comment.
FOX10 asked Fire Marshal, Edward Paulk why it seems the arson outbreak in Prichard has slowed down.
"Anything that I come with there would just be pure speculation. And until we identify who's responsible, it would be pure speculation on my part," said Paulk.
The Harlem Duke building burned down about two months ago. The debris has been cleared away. But that isn't the case on Wilson Avenue. The fire debris from the three buildings that burned down more than a month ago is still there.
A barber shop is located right beside fire debris. The owner, Terry Gibbs said he is working on improving on his own building, despite the rubble next door.
"You have to keep in mind that some people have only seen Prichard in its current condition and to imagine something bigger and greater there would certainly a boost in morale," said Gibbs.
Mobile Police are investigating an apparent shooting that left two people dead and one person injured. Witnesses said it happened around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Campus Quarters Apartments on University Boulevard.
More than a dozen people were in line when the doors opened at the Creola Senior Center Tuesday morning. Voters will decide today if they want to annex into the city of Saraland.
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World leaders and joyous, singing South Africans honored Nelson Mandela on Tuesday at a rainy Soweto soccer stadium where U.S. President Barack Obama praised him as a "giant of history" and the last great liberator of the 20th century.
Alabama State Troopers have shut down part of eastbound Interstate-10 due to a wreck.
W.C. Helveston was credited with furthering the Pay As You Go Program and helping finance the Child Advocacy Center.