NEWARK, Del. (CBS) — The Newark Police Department is investigating two arson attempts that occurred early Saturday.
Investigators have surveillance photos of the suspect, and police describe him as a college-aged white male with dark, short hair. He was wearing maroon or red pants and dark sneakers with white laces. At the time, the suspect was not wearing a shirt.
Department officers are reminding residents to secure their homes and report any and all suspicious activity to police by dialing 911.
Anyone with information on the identity of the arson suspect should contact the Newark Police Department at 302-366-7110, or by providing an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.