One arrested after fire set outside Tacoma middle school

One arrested after fire set outside Tacoma middle school
(KIRO 7 News)

TACOMA, Wash. — Police arrested one person after a fire was set outside a Tacoma middle school early Tuesday morning.

Tacoma officers discovered the fire after someone reported a disturbance outside Gray Middle School around 5 a.m.

Fire crews arrived to find a small fire of flammable liquid burning that had been set near a broken window.

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The flames did not make it inside the school.

Tacoma officers arrested a suspect a short time later.