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State Fire Marshal Alex Sink Calls on Help from Pensacola Residents to Catch Arsonist

11/18/2010

CONTACT: Kevin Cate or Jennifer Hirst 850-413-2842                      
 
TALLAHASSEE— Florida State Fire Marshal and CFO Alex Sink is asking citizens in Pensacola for assistance in finding the person or persons responsible for the fire at World Ford in “Car City” on Pensacola Boulevard that occurred around 5:00 am yesterday, November 17. It is believed that the fire was intentionally set.
 
The State Fire Marshal’s Pensacola Office of the Bureau of Fire and Arson Investigations (BFAI), along with the local Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) were called by local fire authorities and are currently working the fire investigation.  Anyone who may have been in the vicinity of the fire between 4:30 and 5:00 am CT yesterday or who may have received information about the fire, is encouraged to call the BFAI’s Pensacola Office at (850) 453-7803.  Please keep in mind that if you provide information which leads to the arrest and conviction of an arson suspect, you may qualify for a cash reward. The Bureau of Fire and Arson Investigation will accept anonymous calls
 
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