Fatal High Street Fire Ruled Homicide Arson

September 23, 2016


Very sad news this morning. The fatal fire that broke out on 99 High Street last week has been ruled as arson by investigators.

The victims Virginia Ortiz and her six-year-old son Willie Jr. died in the fire. Her three-year-old daughter Ameeyah later died at the hospital from injuries she sustained in the fire.

Their deaths have been ruled a homicide.

PLEASE if you have ANY information that will help police catch the person that did this, again, PLEASE let authorities know. The person that committed this heinous crime should not be allowed to walk among us. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or CrimeStoppers at 423-9300.

Source: WHEC.com