State Police: Walmart Fire Intentionally Set

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RUSH TOWNSHIP – A fire at a Walmart in Schuylkill County was intentionally set, according to state police.

Responders said smoke started pouring out of the lawn and garden section of Walmart near Hometown around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Witnesses said the store was evacuated.

Investigators released security photos of the suspects.

Anyone with information should call Rush Township police at 570-668-4242.


People who shop at that Walmart are shocked by the crime.


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