2 homes go up in flames in Newark

Two homes went up in flames today in Newark.

Click NEXT to see Chopper 12 video of the Newark fire.

Officials say the Sanford Avenue blaze has left 17 people homeless, but that no one was injured. Investigators say that the fire is suspicious.

Neighbors tell News 12 New Jersey that a large group of young people were seen before the fire broke out and have since disappeared.

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