Arson suspected in City Park fire

New Orleans, La. - Vandals set fire and destroyed a deck atop Laborde Mountain in City Park recently.  Park officials believe the fire was set sometime between 8 pm Friday, April 27 and 5 am Saturday, April 28th.

The Park is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) involved.  If anyone has information, they are encouraged to contact City Park Police Chief Billy Bayle at (504) 421-9307.

Park officials have not yet determined if the deck will be replaced.