A firebug lit an occupied Brooklyn dwelling ablaze late final month, cops stated.
The arsonist approached the rear of the residence at 84th Street and sixteenth Avenue in Bath Beach round 1:15 a.m. May 30 and used an open flame to spark a hearth, authorities stated late Thursday.
Five folks have been dwelling on the time – however nobody was harm and solely property harm was reported, cops stated.
It’s unclear whether or not the house, or anybody inside, was particularly focused.
The suspect then fled on sixteenth Avenue towards 83rd Street on foot, cops stated.
Police launched surveillance photographs of the alleged arsonist.
Cops say he might have a tattoo on his proper arm, and was final seen sporting a white shirt, black denims, a black hat and a darkish coloured backpack.