Police: Arsonist Set Fire To Brockton Mayor's SUV

BROCKTON (AP) -- Police are searching for an arsonist who tried to torch a Massachusetts mayor's city-owned SUV. 

State fire officials say someone set fire to the vehicle at Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter's rental home in the city Friday night. The Department of Fire Services says the fire in the 2015 Ford Explorer had self-extinguished before it was discovered Saturday and caused minor damage.

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