String of suspicious fires in Okeechobee County

OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, FL (WFLX)-  A news conference is scheduled for 3 o'clock Monday afternoon after a string of suspicious weekend fires.

Investigators say three brush fires broke out near the "Pine Ridge Park" near State Road 70 and Northeast 32-nd Avenue.

The fires happened late Saturday and Sunday night.

All of the fires are considered suspicious.

Anyone with information is asked to call the state's "Arson Alert Hotline" at 1-800-342-5869.

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