Arson investigation launched into early morning fire on High Street in Morgantown

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WDTV) -- Officials in Morgantown are investigating a fire that damaged a building on High Street.

According to the Morgantown Police Department, the fire occurred around 3:00 a.m. at 235 High Street and is believed to have been an arson. The fire caused damage to the building and including inventory inside. The cost of the damage is still being determined.

MPD says they and the Morgantown Fire Marshal are following up on several leads in their investigation.

If you have any information on the fire, you are asked to call MPD at 304-284-2454 or the Morgantown Fire Marshal’s Office at 304-284-2480.