Investigators eye two suspicious fires at Previous City high-rise


The doorway to Eugenie Terrace, 1730 North Clark. | Google

Arson detectives are investigating a pair of suspicious fires found in an Previous City high-rise condo constructing this month. No accidents or important harm have been reported in both hearth.

The latest hearth on the 44-story Eugenie Terrace constructing was found at 5:20 p.m. right now, Feb. 9, in a west stairwell, based on hearth officers.

An computerized alarm introduced hearth personnel to the scene and the garbage hearth was extinguished utilizing hand pump units. The hearth is beneath investigation.

Sunday’s hearth is much like an incident in the identical constructing on Feb. 1.

In that case, hearth personnel who responded to an computerized alarm round 1:45 p.m. discovered a rubbish can on hearth on the 29th flooring. Arson investigators concluded the fireplace was deliberately set.

Eugenie Terrace is a 44-floor residential complicated with 575 rental items, based on the constructing’s web site. Marketed rents start at $2,300 for out there one-bedroom items.

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