The Arson Bomb Squad is investigating a house fire that occurred in New Hyde Park on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 11:55 am.
According to detectives, Third Precinct Police responded to a Flower Lane residence for a house fire. Upon police arrival, Officer Raymond Pescatore observed heavy smoke emanating from all windows of the home. Officer Pescatore then entered the home and was able to safely evacuate 1 male and 2 female residents. There were no injuries reported. The New Hyde Park Fire department responded to extinguish the fire in the attic of the home. The Manhasset / Lakeville, Floral Park, South Floral Park, Mineola, Garden City, Franklin Square, and Elmont Fire Department assisted with extinguishing the fire. The Nassau County Police Arson Bomb Squad responded along with the Nassau Count Fire Marshall. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Det. Christie / Arson Bomb Squad 01/31/21/1540/8348