CALDWELL -- Authorities in Caldwell are investigating a possible arson Friday night, and they say it may not be the first time someone has tried it.

Firefighters responded to a shed fire on East Elgin Street, the shed was destroyed.

Investigators say it was empty, but they think someone has tried to burn it down several times in the past, and several homes in the area have been threatened.

We've been here several times prior this, on this particular structure. There's other buildings in this particular city block that's been involved in fire before, so we have a cooperative investigation going on between our fire marshal s office and Caldwell Police Department, said Caldwell Fire Department Battalion Chief Brad Carico.

The incidents have been contained to one neighborhood, and residents are warned to look out for suspicious activity.

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