(Hamilton) Hamilton police and fire department's are investigating a fire they say an 8-year-old started Sunday night. The flames hit six homes on Dayton Avenue around 6p.m.
Shortly after the garages fires were put out, police say they found the boy, who admitted to starting the fire.
A neighbor said she put out a fire set by the boy that same day in an alley down the street earlier Sunday.
Crews at the scene were able to evacuate everyone safely. No one was hurt.
The fire set by the 8-year-old also left one hundred residents without power for several hours.
Hamilton Fire say the boy will be enrolled in the Hamilton Young Fire Setters program to help educate him on fire safety.
The case is still under investigation.