MANCHESTER, NH – Members of the Manchester Police Department and Manchester Fire Department responded to 279 Silver Street around 9:20 a.m. on Jan. 30 for a suspicious fire. The fire, which caused significant damage to the apartment building, is under investigation by members of the Manchester Police Arson Unit and Manchester Fire Department Arson Investigators.
Detectives located updated surveillance photographs of a woman seen near the address shortly before the fire, so if she looks familiar, please contact Detective Scott Ardita at 603-792-5506 and reference MPD Case # 19-1451.
You can also contact the Manchester Crimeline at 603-624-4040 to leave your anonymous crime tip. You may be eligible for a cash reward should your crime tip lead to the arrest and conviction of the suspect. The Manchester Fire Department Arson Tip Line, 603-644-3473 is also available.
Investigators have released these photographs, which were captured at a nearby gas station prior to the arson. Please contact one of the tip lines if you know the identity of this woman.