Woman found bound outside burned home - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Woman found bound outside burned home

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) -

An early morning house fire in Wylam appears to be arson, according to firefighters, who also discovered a woman outside the home with her hands tied.

Fire crews were called to a home in the 4900 block of 7th Avenue around 2:00 a.m to find flames shooting out of the house. Firefighters say they also found a woman outside the home with her hands bound. Currently, Birmingham police are handling the woman and have not released any details on her.

The fire was extinguished in around 30 minutes. The area is still considered a crime scene.

Stay with this story for more details as they become available.

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