Search underway for whoever set fire to local daycare

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. ( – Investigators are trying to figure out who set fire to a local daycare early Wednesday morning.

It happened just before 2:00 a.m. at the Wee Wisdom Daycare in the 400 block of W. Peebles Road. The fire took about 15 minutes to bring under control. No one was injured.

Investigators say the fire was caused by someone setting fire to several locations inside the daycare.

Investigators say the daycare did not have a working smoke alarm. Damage is estimated at about $20,000.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 901-528-CASH.

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