Nashville fire investigators need public's help to identify people of interest in arson

Posted at 5:17 PM, Aug 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-04 18:17:31-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Nashville Fire Department investigators asked for the public's help to identify people of interest in connection to an arson at a Dollar General.

On March 31, Firefighters responded to the fire at the store on the corner of Una Pike and Murfreesboro Pike in the Mt. Zion Shopping Centers.

The fire was in the clothing section. Once firefighters extinguished the fire, they learned from store employees that several people where seen in and around the area where the fire started. The fire was contained to the store and did not spread.

Fire investigators are trying to identify the people who were caught on camera in the store moments before the fire.

Anyone with information about their identities was asked to call the Arson Hotline at 1-800-762- 3017.