According to a report from the Lufkin Police Department, an officer was called to Walmart to assist the Lufkin Fire Department with a fire on the chip aisle. It appears the fire started at 11:19 p.m. in the Ruffles section of the aisle. Firefighters quickly arrived on scene and used a fire extinguisher to put out the blaze. The incident filled the store with smoke.

The fire is believed to be arson and remains under investigation by the Lufkin Fire Marshal's Office

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