Portable Toilet Torched Near Oak Forest School
Police said the 'Porta-John' had burned to the ground by the time they arrived.
Someone set fire to a portable toilet near Lee Foster School on April 29, police said.
A neighbor had called Oak Forest Police Department to report the flaming mess.
When police arrived, they found a fire on the west side of the school in the grass near a parking lot.
The “Porta-John” had completely burned to the ground by the time police arrived. According to the report, there wasn't enough evidence left to collect or photograph.
Oak Forest firefighters were called to extinguish the fire. A key holder at Lee Foster School was notified.
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