HUGHESVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Fire investigators are looking for the person or persons who ignited papers inside mailboxes along Old Leonardtown Road in Hughesville.
The fires were discovered by a passing motorist at 1 a.m. Saturday in the 8400 block of Old Leonardtown Road, according to the fire marshal. Three mailboxes and a plastic paper box were damaged in the incident, causing about $100 in damage.
Charles County Sheriff's Office authorities are now assisting Maryland State Fire Marshals in the investigation. They ask that anyone with information about the fires call the fire marshals office at 445-550-6833.