Release* Date: May 20, 2013
County Prosecutor’s Office
*News Release* Date: May 20, 2013
Arson suspected in
Police were notified of the fire at 3:59 a.m. and
The fire, which caused substantial damage to the home, was brought under control within 10 to 15 minutes. No one was injured.
An investigation by members of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and the Monroe Township Police Department has determined that the fire was intentionally set. Details of the how the fire was set will not be disclosed at this time.
The investigation is active and is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Sgt. Lisa Robinson of the Monroe Township Police Department at (732) 521-0222, extension 149, or Investigator Todd O’Malley of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-3908.
In addition, Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County Inc. is offering cash rewards to anyone who wants to provide information anonymously.
The phone number is: 1-800-939-9600. The website is: middlesextips.com. Text messages may be sent to 274637 (CRIMES) with the keyword ‘’midtip’’ followed by a message.
Those who call will be given instructions on how to collect cash rewards by using a numerical code that will be recognized by a local bank, which will pay the rewards following approval by Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County Inc.