CONTRIBUTED BY - DETECTIVE CHRIS RIZZUTI
UPDATE: JULY 4, 2018, Originally Run: JULY 2, 2018
UPDATE: Colonial Height Police have arrested 37 year old Nicholas Patrick Owens in connection with the firebombings.
COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA – On June 28, at approximately 3:30a.m., a residence in the 2300 block of Franklin Ave in Colonial Heights was struck by two Molotov cocktails. The front storm door received minor damage, but the fire spread to the front yard. A male was observed on video but fled the scene.
Then, on June 30, another residence on Franklin Ave was struck by Molotov cocktails. This time, the rear of the residence was ablaze, and officers had to force entry. Although the residence was clear, thousands of dollars of damage was done to the home.
Crime Solvers and the Colonial Heights Police Department are now turning to the public for assistance with this case. Take a look at the suspect photo.
Take the time to solve the crime!
MEDIA INQUIRIES PLEASE CONTACT:
COLONIAL HEIGHTS POLICE DEPARTMENT
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY/COLONIAL HEIGHTS CRIME SOLVERS