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On 9/19/2018, at approx. 2346 hrs, the Chambersburg Police responded to an Arson in the 500 block of Poplar Ave.  The caller reported a fire and observed a dark skinned male wearing dark clothes and a hoodie run from a burning vehicle which was parked in a borough parking lot.  The witness reported that the male's clothes were on fire as he fled the burning vehicle.  The male fled through Henninger Field and north through the playground.  A search of the area for the male met with negative results.  Arson related items were found near the vehicle.  Anyone with information regarding this case may contact the Chambersburg Police Dept. at 717-264-4131 or submit a tip on Crimewatch.

Date: 
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Reference ID: 
2018-11276

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