Arson/Bomb Squad Detectives report the details of an Arson that occurred on Thursday, July 15, 2021 at 4:10 AM in Hempstead.
According to Detectives, Hempstead Police Officers responded to 95 Westbury Boulevard and observed an active fire at the front door of a commercial building. There was one occupant of the building, who safely exited prior to Police arrival. Hempstead Fire Department Chief Mott, the Nassau County Fire Marshal, Nassau County Police Department Arson Bomb Squad, and the Nassau County Police Department Crime Scene Squad were all notified and responded. A person of interest was witnessed in the vicinity of the location at the time of the incident. The investigation into this Arson is ongoing.
Detectives request that anyone with information regarding this incident to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details By: Det. Marciano/ABS 07/15/21/1430/8931