Bradenton police investigate fire at car lot

BRADENTON -- Police are investigating a fire after a car was torched over the weekend, according to the Bradenton Police Department.

After employees at Pat’s Auto Sales, 1121 Ninth St. W., repossessed a car, it was set on fire a short time later just before midnight on Friday.

Anyone with any information about the arson can contact Bradenton Police Detective Jim Curulla at (941) 932-9311 or remain anonymous and possibly become eligible for a cash reward by calling Crime Stoppers at (866) 634-TIPS (8477).