Suspect sought for starting fire at north St. Louis office building

Suspect sought for starting fire at north St. Louis office building

Suspect sought for starting fire at north St. Louis office building

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on June 19, 2012 at 4:40 AM

Updated Thursday, Oct 24 at 2:55 AM

4200 block of Natural Bridge Ave St Louis, MO 63115

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Authorities are looking for a suspect who started a fire at a business office in north St. Louis early Tuesday.

Authorities said the suspect walked up to the 21st Ward Community Office in the 4200 block of Natural Bridge around 4:35 a.m.

Police said he then poured an accelerant into the building’s mail slot and lit the liquid before fleeing the scene.

Firefighters responded and were able to get the fire under control. No injuries were reported.

Police said the suspect has a dark complexion and stands about 6-feet tall. They said he was wearing a black do-rag, white tee-shirt, black jeans and white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the St. Louis Police Department at (314) –444-5603.

 

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