Sunday fire near Fox Run Park termed suspicious

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A small fire appearing on Sunday, Sept. 8, near Fox Run Regional Park is still under investigation but deemed suspicious, according to Lieutenant Jeff Kramer, public information officer, for the El Paso County Sheriff's Office.

Kramer said no new information was available as of Thursday afternoon (Sept. 12).

The fire started Sunday afternoon on Happy Landing Drive by Fox Run Regional Park. Investigators are calling the 30 feet by 50 feet fire suspicious because there was no lightning in the area at the time. There is no suspect information or cause right now, according to Kramer

Investigators called three small fires were reported in July in nearby area were labeled suspicious as well.

"Anyone with information is asked to call the El Paso County Sheriff's Office at 390-5555," says Kramer.