Suspect Wanted For Dorm Hall Arson

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Ohio University police are searching for a suspect wanted for arson.

Investigators say Wednesday morning at approximately 4:00 a.m., a resident assistant in Boyd Hall reported that two room doors and a bulletin board had been ignited.

The residents of Boyd Hall reported that they smelled smoke, noticed one door was still smoldering, and extinguished it.

At approximately 5:15 a.m., the same resident assistant reported two more small fires had been located and extinguished in the men’s restroom. 
This case is under investigation.
Anyone with information is being asked to call the Ohio University Police Department at (740) 593-1911.