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2nd Updated Release - Attempted Arson of an Occupied Dwelling

Detective Eaton


Attempted Arson of an Occupied Dwelling

On 07/03/2016 at approximately 0100 hours Brattleboro Police responded to a residence on Clark Street for the report of a fire. Investigation showed that an individual had attempted to light a residence on fire and that the resident of the home had been able to extinguish the blaze before significant damage could result. BPD was assisted on scene by the Brattleboro Fire Department and Rescue Inc. An investigation into the arson is still ongoing.

As part of that investigation, security camera footage from multiple locations has revealed footage of the incident.  

Detective Gregory Eaton is the case officer. You may contact him if you hae information about this case at 802-257-7950 or

Alternatively, information can be delivered anonymously through the Vermont Arson Tip Reward Program at 1-800-32-ARSON


There is now up to a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible. Please call the Vermont Arson Tip Reward Program at 1-800-32-ARSON.