Philly Police Seek Help Identifying Suspect in Wellington Street Arson

PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted for arson.

Authorities state that on June 30, 2022, at approximately 3:51 am, the suspect in this video drove to the 4900 block of Wellington St. and threw an incendiary device at a house, causing a fire. The suspect’s vehicle was last seen traveling east on Wellington and then south on State Rd.

If you have any information about this crime or the identity of the suspect, please contact the Philadelphia Police Department immediately at 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to 215.686.TIPS (8477).

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Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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