Not too far south of here, Austin experienced one of its biggest fires in years recently. On September 19, a fire burnt the foundation of a 45-unit condo development and spread to neighboring apartments.
People in the community initially feared that arson could have been involved. Investigators have since ruled out that possibility, but there are still no clear answers as to what caused the fire. In the meantime, the condo development has hired extra security for the area – just in case.
When stories like this make the rounds, many ask themselves, “why would someone do this?”
Sadly, there’s no one answer to why people set fires or commit arson. Knowing the various reasons, however, can help you if [...]