Courthouse, Newspaper Office And Barn Set On Fire in Concho

Tuesday, February 3rd 2015, 5:34 am
By: News 9

A courthouse building, a newspaper office and a maintenance barn were all set on fire in Concho in Canadian County, according to authorities.

Crews responded to the first fire at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday. A maintenance barn on Black Kettle Boulevard on the north end of town, along with several vehicles and farm equipment, were destroyed in the fire.

The fires inside the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Courthouse along with the fire inside the newspaper office building were extinguished in time to prevent a total loss.

No injuries have been reported and no word yet from the Bureau of Indian Affairs if there's a suspect identified or if any arrests have been made. 

Multiple emergency agencies including El Reno Police, El Reno Fire, Okarche Fire and the Canadian County Sheriff's Office are on scene assisting.

Concho is between El Reno and Okarche and located just west of the Lucky Star Casino. 

We will keep you updated throughout the day on News 9 and