Windsor police are working diligently to identify a suspect involved in an arson incident at a popular department store in east Windsor. The incident occurred on September 13 at approximately 11:30 a.m. when an individual intentionally set fire to a rack of clothing. Thankfully, Windsor Fire & Rescue Services responded swiftly and were able to extinguish the blaze, ensuring the safety of everyone present.
Authorities were able to obtain video surveillance footage of the suspect at the scene of the crime. The suspect is described as a male with a medium complexion, standing at around 6’4″ with a slender build. He has brown hair and was seen sporting dark blue jeans, a zip-up sweater with white detailing along the sleeves, a black ball cap with lime green decals, and eye-catching red shoes.
The Windsor Police Arson Unit is urging anyone with information that could assist in identifying the suspect to come forward. If you have any relevant details, please contact the Arson Unit at 519-255-6700, extension 4330. Alternatively, you can provide anonymous tips through the Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers hotline at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or by visiting www.catchcrooks.com.
Should you or someone you know require support as a result of this incident, please reach out to Victim Services Windsor Essex County at 519-723-2711 or contact the Victim Assistance Unit at the Windsor Police at 519-255-6700, extension 4879.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):
Q: Was anyone injured during the arson incident at the department store?
A: Fortunately, no one was physically injured due to the quick response of Windsor Fire & Rescue Services.
Q: Are there any leads in the investigation?
A: The Windsor Police Arson Unit has obtained video surveillance footage of the suspect and is actively seeking information from the public to help identify the individual involved.
Q: How can I provide information about the incident?
A: If you have any relevant information that could aid in identifying the suspect, please contact the Windsor Police Arson Unit at 519-255-6700, extension 4330. You can also provide anonymous tips through Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or by visiting www.catchcrooks.com.
Q: What support services are available for those affected by the incident?
A: If you or someone you know requires support, Victim Services Windsor Essex County can be reached at 519-723-2711. Additionally, the Victim Assistance Unit at the Windsor Police can be contacted at 519-255-6700, extension 4879.