MILTON, Ga. — Milton Police are investigating a July 19 incident in which a home’s door caught fire after neighbors reported hearing a loud noise and seeing a group of people near the house. 

The homeowner on Yacht Terrace said Milton Fire put out the door fire overnight. Around 8 a.m. that morning she found what police suspect was fireworks residue and a partially burned piece of paper that appeared to be a warning label for fireworks. 

Two neighbors reported hearing a loud noise around 1:30 a.m. After hearing the noise, one neighbor said he saw around 10-12 people in front of the home that caught on fire. He said some of the people left in a brown Dodge Charger.

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