Richland County Sheriff’s Department investigating possible arson

akflanagan@thestate.comJanuary 22, 2014 

— The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a possible arson at a home in Richland County.

Spokesman Sgt. Curtis Wilson said deputies were called to investigate a possible arson at 6 Highwood Court about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Sgt. Wilson said the Columbia Fire Department was also on the scene when deputies arrived. According to the Columbia Fire Department Chief, a neighbor confronted two men who were in the area but they ran away.

The Sheriff’s Department is investigating the incident as a possible arson, Wilson said.

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