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Stafford sheriff: “It is believed that this fire was set as a result of a domestic situation…”

Stafford County authorities are investigating an “incident” at a elementary school neighborhood in North Stafford. 

From the sheriff’s office: 

“The Stafford Sheriff’s Office is on the scene investigating an incident that occurred at approximately 9:18 AM in the Hampton Oaks neighborhood. The early investigation indicates that this incident is domestically related. Future updates will be provided, but no additional information is available at this time.”

More as we have it.

Updated 3:30 p.m. 

“The Stafford Sheriff’s Office and the Stafford Fire Marshal continue to investigate a fire that occurred this morning in a Devonshire Lane residence in the Hampton Oaks subdivision. Both agencies responded to the scene at approximately 9:18 AM.

Initially, it is believed that this fire was set as a result of a domestic situation between the husband and wife who are the only residents of the home. The male and female subjects both sustained fire related injuries and were transported to regional hospitals.

The investigation is in its early stages, and there are no charges at this time.”

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