An arsonist in Bentonville set fire Thursday to two construction vehicles being used to construct the Bella Vista Bypass, Bentonville police said Friday.
The Bentonville Police Department and the Bentonville Fire Department responded to an area south of the Lowe’s department store on Lowes Avenue regarding an arson investigation. Police said the three vehicles intentionally set on fire represent a loss of $2 million.
The state fire marshal and the federal Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms agency are assisting with the investigation, Bentonville police said.
Anyone with information on the arson is asked to contact the Bentonville Police Department.