WANTED: Arson (Queens)

The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the following individual regarding an arson which took place in the confines of the 102 Precinct.

On Thursday, November 26, 2015, at 1:15 a.m., at the victims residence located in the vicinity of 89 Avenue and 80 Street in Queens. An unknown suspect entered the victims front yard and did ignite a fire to 40 religious Hindu flags before fleeing south bound on 80th street. There were no person injured as a result of the incident.

The suspect is described as a adult male, wearing a three quarter length jacket, baseball cap and pulling a medium size travel bag.


Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  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.