Lynchburg Police Department and Fire officials have released the picture of a suspect’s car in their investigation into a recent string of fires set around the city – and they’re asking for the public’s help. More than 20 fires have been set in the past 10 days.
The suspect vehicle is a mid-2000s silver/grey Nissan Altima with a sunroof. LPD and Fire ask anyone in these areas to please check surveillance footage around the times of the fires to see if they have video of the suspect.
Assistance Needed – Fires Set Around City of Lynchburg
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Lynchburg Police Department and the Lynchburg Fire Marshal’s Office are seeking the community’s assistance with an investigation into a recent string of fires set around the city.
Below are dates, times (in 24-hr time), and locations of these incidents. The LPD and Lynchburg Fire Department ask anyone in these areas to please check surveillance footage around the times of the fires to see if they have video of the suspect. The suspect vehicle is a mid-2000s silver/grey Nissan Altima with a sunroof.
|6/13/2021||19:28||109 Turner Ln|
|6/14/2021||10:13||17th / Monroe St|
|6/14/2021||15:03||1911 Bransford St|
|6/14/2021||18:42||Main St / Buena Vista St|
|6/14/2021||21:27||Harriston St / 6th St|
|6/14/2021||21:57||900 8th St|
|6/14/2021||22:08||110 Easton Ave|
|6/14/2021||22:30||Ruffner Pl / Essex St|
|6/14/2021||23:04||11th St / Pierce St|
|6/14/2021||23:06||1521 Buchanan St|
|6/14/2021||23:14||10th St / Taylor St|
|6/15/2021||10:07||17th / Monroe St|
|6/15/2021||11:31||1512 Pierce St|
|6/15/2021||11:37||1100-Blk 11th St|
|6/15/2021||11:39||1429 Pierce St|
|6/15/2021||11:44||11th St / Filmore St|
|6/15/2021||22:26||Maple St / Poplar St|
|6/15/2021||22:32||801 1st St|
|6/16/2021||0:28||1803 Boston Ave|
|6/16/2021||8:14||17th St / Taylor St|
|6/16/2021||8:49||15th St / Jackson St|
|6/16/2021||9:17||Faquier St / Early St|
|6/16/2021||17:26||1100-Blk Monroe St|
|6/16/2021||19:56||2200 13th St|
|6/16/2021||22:11||201 Page St|
|6/17/2021||10:48||800-Blk Pierce St|
|6/20/2021||6:46||1309 14th St|
|6/20/2021||9:19||13th St/Garfield Ave|
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Fire Marshal’s Office at (434) 455-6375, Det. Dubie at (434) 455-6102, or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900. Enter an anonymous tip online at http://p3tips.com or use the P3 app on a mobile device.
This is an ongoing investigation. Any additional information will be released as an update to this news release.