The Crime: The Bismarck Police Department is asking for help from anyone who might have information about two vehicle fires that appear to be intentionally set. The vehicles were parked in the alley between 13th and 14th Street and north of Rosser Ave. Someone had removed the gas caps and placed paper into the gas tanks on both vehicles and set them on fire. The incident occurred sometime around 1:30 AM on June 29th, 2013.
If you have information on this crime, please call the Bismarck Police Investigator Dean Clarkson at 355-1906. Tell him you have information about case number 13-12434. To report information anonymously on this crime or any other crime, call Crime Stoppers at 224-TIPS (224-8477).
• One possible solution would be to park your vehicle in a garage if one is available.
• A locking gas cap may deter someone from gaining access to your fuel tank.
• Report any suspicious or criminal behavior immediately to the Police Department. If you are reporting a crime in progress or other emergency, use 9-1-1. For all other activity or to make a report, call 223-1212.
• For more crime prevention tips, go to www.bismarck.org/crimeprevention