Consumer Affairs: Help Us Find An Arson Suspect


Consumer affairs wanted(CONSUMER AFFAIRS) June 10, 2016 — The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual depicted in the attached photo in connection to an arson that occurred within the confines of the 120 Precinct. The video footage is from a surveillance system in the vicinity of Van Duzer Street and Beach Street. Details are as follows:

It was reported to police that on Thursday June 9, 2016, at approximately 0200 hours, at 117 Wright Street (First Central Baptist Church), the suspect set the exterior wall of the church and its awning on fire with a Molotov cocktail.

The individual was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded jacket and dark colored pants.

Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.