Jackson police asking for assistance in arson investigations

JACKSON, Tenn. — Jackson police are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the individuals involved in four arson investigations this month.

The fires were set on July 1 and July 15 at homes in east Jackson.

Police say all four structures were vacant, and all were between the 300 and 600 block of North Royal Street.

Witnesses told investigators two black men were seen taking video of one of the fires before running from the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Jackson Police Department at (731) 425-8400, Crime Stoppers at (731) 424-8477, or the Tennessee Arson Hotline at 1-800-762-3017.

Investigators are offering a reward up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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