LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – The Lynchburg Police Department and the Lynchburg Fire Marshal’s Office are working together to solve a string of fires that have been occurring in and around the city.
Now, they are turning to the public for help.
Police and Fire personnel are asking anyone who may have knowledge of any of these fires to contact them. If you have surveillance footage of any of these fires, you are urged to contact the police to provide them access to the video to help them solve these cases.
They say the suspect vehicle involved in these fires is a mid-2000’s silver/gray Nissan Altima with a sunroof.
Below, are the dates and locations of each of the fires that have happened thus far:
|Date of Fire||Time of Fire||Location|
|June 13||7:28 p.m.||100 block of Turner Lane|
|June 14||10:13 a.m.||17th & Monroe Streets|
|June 14||3:03 p.m.||1900 block of Bransford Street|
|June 14||6:42 p.m.||Main & Buena Vista Streets|
|June 14||9:27 p.m.||Harrison & 6th Streets|
|June 14||9:57 p.m.||900 block of 8th Street|
|June 14||10:08 p.m.||100 block of Easton Avenue|
|June 14||10:30 p.m.||Ruffner Place & Essex Street|
|June 14||11:04 p.m.||11th & Pierce Streets|
|June 14||11:06 p.m.||1500 block of Buchanan Street|
|June 14||11:14 p.m.||10th & Taylor Streets|
|June 15||10:07 a.m.||17th & Monroe Streets|
|June 15||11:31 a.m.||1500 block of Pierce Street|
|June 15||11:37 a.m.||1100 block of 11th Street|
|June 15||11:39 a.m.||1400 block of Pierce Street|
|June 15||11:44 a.m.||11th & Filmore Streets|
|June 15||10:26 p.m.||Maple & Poplar Streets|
|June 15||10:32 p.m.||800 block of 1st Street|
|June 16||12:28 a.m.||1800 block of Boston Avenue|
|June 16||8:14 a.m.||17th & Taylor Streets|
|June 16||8:49 a.m.||15th & Jackson Streets|
|June 16||9:17 a.m.||Faquier & Early Streets|
|June 16||5:26 p.m.||1100 block of Monroe Street|
|June 16||7:56 p.m.||2200 block of 13th Street|
|June 16||10:11 p.m.||200 block of Page Street|
|June 17||10:48 a.m.||800 block of Pierce Street|
|June 20||6:46 a.m.||1300 block of 14th Street|
|June 20||9:19 a.m.||13th & Garfield Streets|
Anyone with information can call the Fire Marshal’s Office at (434) 455-6375, Detective Dubie with the Lynchburg Police Department at (434) 455-6102, or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900.
This is an ongoing investigation.
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