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      Albany police and fire department investigate Poplar Street fire

      The Albany Police Department and the Albany Fire Department have began a joint investigation into a fire that occurred Tuesday morning on Poplar Street.Officers say that the victim stated that some unknown person or persons threw a bottle filled with a flammable substance into her son's bedroom and resulted a fire in the apartment.Three people were inside the apartment when the fire started but all escaped uninjured.Stay connected to MySouthWestGA.com as the story develops and the FOX 31 Newscast at 10 PM. Visit us on Facebook and Twitter to join in on the conversation and connect with FOX 31!