Kennewick police looking for arson suspect

By on Sunday, June 19th, 2022 in Columbia Basin News More Top Stories

KENNEWICK — Kennewick police are looking for a man suspected of starting a fire in the towel section of the Walmart, located at 2720 S. Quillan St. at 10:42 p.m. Friday. Officers were dispatched to assist the Kennewick Fire Department and immediately began looking for witnesses and suspects.

Initial witnesses advised of a man seen leaving the area of the fire and entering a small sedan. That man was briefly detained at a nearby business, but released once cfficers were able to review the surveillance footage.

The individual pictured above is the suspect in this case. The Kennewick Police Department is seeking help from the public in identifying the individual in this photo. The suspect is associated with the pictured white or silver minivan seen in the photograph. If you have any information that would assist in identifying the suspect, please contact non-emergency dispatch in reference to this case at 509-628-0333.

Photo via Kennewick Police Department