"The Winston-Salem Police Department responded to the Murphy Gas Station located at 3470 Parkway Village Circle (near Wal-Mart) on a reported vehicle fire. Upon arrival, officers located an unoccupied Chevrolet truck in the Northwest corner of the parking lot on fire. The Winston-Salem Fire Department quickly responded and extinguished the vehicle fire. No other property was damaged by the fire and no one was injured during this incident.
Information was received that this fire was intentionally set and initial findings at the scene supported this information. The Winston-Salem Fire Department’s Arson Investigators were called to the scene and assumed the investigation. This investigation is in its early stages and is continuing.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at 336-773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800."
- A Police Report