PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police are looking to identify a man wanted for allegedly starting a fire inside a smoke shop in the city’s Kensington neighborhood. Investigators say several individuals forced their way into the Kensington Smoke Shop, at 1816 E. Allegheny Ave., and looted the business.Brood 10 Periodical Cicadas To Emerge From Ground This Month
The incident happened on June 1, around 11:30 p.m.
Shortly after midnight, a man is seen lighting objects on top of a table in an office area.READ MORE: 'Arrow Came In As An Owner Surrender,' Now Has New Job With Lower Southampton Police Department
The fire spread, causing heavy damage to the property.
The suspect is described as a white male approximately 28-35 years old, with a thin build, clean-shaven beard and mustache. He was last seen wearing a white shirt, a tan or beige jacket with a dark-colored zipper and dark buttons, dark pants, white sneakers and was possibly wearing an Eagles hat.
He is believed to have a tattoo with a name or lettered writing on the left side of the neck.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Residents 'Getting Swarmed' By Illegal ATVs, Street Bikes Prompts Emergency Meeting With City Leaders
If you have any information on this incident, call police.