Second Arson Investigated At Chittenden Jail

Mattress Set Afire In Detention Cell

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. -- The Vermont State Police are investigating the second fire in two days at the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility in South Burlington.

Firefighters were called to the jail at about 5:20 p.m. Saturday after receiving a report of a mattress fire in a detention cell. Police said the fire was deliberately set.