Images Released Of Man Wanted For Setting Tulsa County Sheriff's Car On Fire

Tuesday, September 12th 2017, 6:06 pm
By: News On 6

The Tulsa County Sheriff's Office released images of a man they say is a person of interest in setting one of their cruisers on fire last week.

The sheriff's office released a video of the man, who is wanted in connection to the crime.

The car was parked at Tulsa Tech's Sand Springs Campus when it was set on fire just before 6 a.m. Friday, according to a news release from TCSO.

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Detectives would like to question him and are asking for the public for help in identifying him.

"Surveillance video captured a man on a bike approach the vehicle. Out of the camera's view, he breaks a window and throws something inside the car. The suspect flees east and moments later flames appear inside the patrol car," a news release states.

The vehicle is a total loss, according to TCSO.

Anyone with tips on the identity of the arsonist is asked call TCSO dispatch at 918-596-5600 or Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.