Help Identify An Arson Suspect

Published on November 26, 2018, 6:05 pm
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The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male depicted in the attached surveillance photo wanted for questioning in connection to an arson pattern that occurred within the confines of the 42nd Precinct/Police Service Area #7 in Bronx.

Details are as follows.

It was reported to police that from Monday, August 13, 2018 through Tuesday, November 13, 2018, an unidentified male intentionally set a series of rubbish fires inside 818 Home Street (Davidson Houses) in various locations. There were no reported injuries as result of these fires.

The person wanted for questioning is described as follows:

Male, Hispanic, approximately 18-22 years of age; last seen wearing a light brown hooded sweater, black jacket, black pants, eyeglasses and seen holding an umbrella and carrying a black backpack.

Surveillance photo is attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


*** UPDATE ***

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation in regard to the incident described below, the following individual has been arrested and charged as follows:


Jordan Jimenez, 18
818 Home Street, #3A
Bronx, NY 10459



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