Rockford Fire calling vacant house fire arson, release photo

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – New information into a fire at a vacant building earlier this week. Investigators now say they are treating it as arson.

Rockford Fire Investigators say they believe the pictured car is involved in the fire that destroyed an old tire shop late Sunday night in the 2400 block of West State Street. The building was eventually demolished after being fully engulfed. Investigators say the two people also captured in the security camera photo are not being investigated as suspects.