Polk County Fire Destroys Barn, Kills 3 Cattle; Ruled ArsonA barn was destroyed and three cattle were killed in an early morning fire last Thursday in Polk County. It has been ruled as arson by the Fertile Fire Department.
A barn was destroyed and three cattle were killed in an early morning fire last Thursday in Polk County.
The Fertile Fire Department was called to a structure fire about two miles southeast of Fertile around 1:30 a.m. June 9 at 44955 120th Ave. S.E.
The Fire Department has ruled the fire as arson and the Polk County Sheriff's office and the state fire marshal are investigating.
A reward is being offered for information leading to the identification of the suspect(s) who set the fire. You can call the Minnesota Arson Hotline at 1-800-723-2020.