Photo Released Of Elementary School Arson Suspect

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FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Worth fire investigators have released a surveillance image of a suspect they believe set fire to books and other items in a classroom at Meadow Creek Elementary School Monday.

Investigators say the break-in happened around 3:50 a.m. on June 27.

The fire caused significant damage to the classroom and surrounding rooms.

The fire was contained by the buildings sprinkler system.

Meadow Creek Elem fire damage (Fort Worth Fire Dept)

Meadow Creek Elementary fire damage (Fort Worth Fire Dept)

FWFD Arson Investigators are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and apprehending this arson suspect before he has the chance to strike again.

If you have information that can help to identify this suspect, the Fort Worth Fire Department Arson Investigations Unit can be reached at 817-392-6230 and 817-392-6852.

Callers should ask for investigators Sims or May.

To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 817-469-TIPS (8477).

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