Fatal Aurora apartment fire that displaced dozens of residents is ruled arson.
An apartment fire in Aurora that killed one person, injured several people and displaced dozens, has been ruled a case of arson.
Update: The October 29th fire at 1600 N. Galena St has officially been ruled arson and the resulting fatality a homicide. As previously posted, the reward money has been increased to $5,000. Please contact Metro Denver Crime Stoppers 720-913-STOP (7867) with any info. pic.twitter.com/NFN9VEooSM
— Aurora Fire Rescue (@AuroraFireDpt) November 17, 2020
A $5,000 reward for information leading to the identity of a suspect connected to the Oct. 30 fire at 1600 Galena Street is offered, according to Aurora public safety officials.
Photographs of a person in a hallway of the three-story building prior to the fire have been released and investigators ask the public’s help in identifying the suspect.
REWARD UPDATE: The Aurora Reward Fund has added an addt’l $3,000 reward for info leading to the identification & prosecution of this suspect. @CrimeStoppersCO is also offering a reward of up to $2,000, bringing the total to $5,000! Tipsters can remain anonymous. @AuroraFireDpt https://t.co/PYVtgJ3ONa
— Aurora Police Dept 🇺🇸 (@AuroraPD) November 12, 2020
Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7678 (STOP).