SEPTA Transit Police Searching For Suspect Who Allegedly Committed Arson In Philadelphia

  • Source: KYW-TV CBS 3 Philadelphia
  • Published: 10/10/2021 06:10 PM

SEPTA Transit Police is asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect who allegedly committed arson at two stations over the weekend. The first incident happened at the Susquehanna-Dauphin Station around 11 p.m. on Saturday, according to SEPTA. The man allegedly took off his shirt and used a lighter to set a shirt and cone on fire. After that, the suspect then boarded a southbound train and got off at the Ellsworth-Federal Station where he set a trash can on fire, according to SEPTA. No injuries were reported in either incident. Anyone with information about the alleged suspect is asked to contact SEPTA Transit Police.


We welcome comments from registered users. Comments are solely the responsibility of those who post them; their viewpoints are not endorsed by the Daily Dispatch and (read more)
ship name
no comments have been added

Sign up to subscribe to custom state Daily Dispatch emails for free

click to subscribe