Since May 2009, there have been about 10 small arson fires set in the above areas by one or more suspects. The target of the arsons is generally an out building and the property damage has been substantial. To date there have been no injuries reported. All of the arsons are similar and there is no apparent motive.
The Reno Fire Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect or suspects. Anyone with information should contact the Reno Fire Department at 334-2300, Secret Witness at 322-4900, www.secretwitness.com, or text 847411 (TIP 411) Keyword “SW.”