HOUSTON -

Police are searching for the arsonist who set a missing tool truck on fire in northwest Harris County.

Officials said the truck was found in the woods near Ann Louis and Fallbrook early Thursday morning.

Smoke could be seen from several blocks away rising above the trees.

The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office says the Snap-on truck had been emptied of all its tools and merchandise before being set on fire.

Officials said the truck had been missing since Tuesday. The company had offered a $25,000 reward for its safe return.