SUSPICIOUS FIRES IN WESTERN HUNTERDON COUNTY UNDER INVESTIGATION

Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, Chief of Detectives John J. Kuczynski, West Amwell Township Police Department OIC DSG. Edward Skillman, and Lambertville City Police Director Bruce Cocuzza announced that the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office, West Amwell Township Police Department, Lambertville City Police Department, and the New
Jersey State Fire Marshal’s Office are actively investigating
numerous suspicious fires that have occurred in Hunterdon
County.

 


On November 13, 2017, a structure fire occurred at the ABC
Supply Company, 1496 Route 179, Lambertville, NJ. An
investigation by the Hunterdon County Arson Task Force, West
Amwell Police Department, Lambertville City Police Department
and New Jersey State Fire Marshal’s Office led to the
determination that the fire was intentionally set.
On November 30, 2017, a structure fire occurred on Buttonwood
Street, Lambertville, NJ. The fire is under investigation and has
been deemed suspicious.
On December 13, 2017, a structure fire occurred at 130 North
Franklin Street, Lambertville, NJ. An investigation by the
Hunterdon County Arson Task Force, Lambertville City Police
Department and New Jersey State Fire Marshal’s Office led to the
determination that the fire was intentionally set.