The Lake Havasu City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in solving several cases of suspicious fires which appear to be arson over the past month. These incidents occurred between October 9 and October 24 at the following locations:
10/09/16 at 6:49 a.m. –Dumpster fire in the 700 block of Enterprise Drive at ABC Supply
10/22/16 at 1:32 a.m. – Landscaping debris fire in the 1900 block of W. Acoma Boulevard behind Mohave Community College
10/24/16 at 12:30 a.m. – Dumpster fire in the 1800 block of W. Acoma Boulevard behind Living Word Church
10/24/16 at 12:30 a.m. – Construction material fire in the 700 block of Enterprise Drive at ABC Supply
On October 20, 2016, a commercial burglary was also reported in the 1700 block of W. Acoma Boulevard, and criminal damage occurred in the 1900 block of W. Acoma Boulevard on October 24, 2016, when rocks were thrown through the windows of a parked vehicle. It is unknown if the suspicious fires are related to the burglary and criminal damage.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Fuller with the Criminal Investigations Unit at 928-855-1171. Anonymous tips can be left by calling Lake Havasu Silent Witness at 928-854-TIPS (8477). Citizens can also send an anonymous text message tip to “CRIMES” or 274637. Tips can also be submitted through a web page based tip service at www.tipsoft.com or via the “TipSubmit” mobile application for iPhone and Android based smart phones.