Timely Warning – Arsons

Posted: April 1, 2015 at 6:40 pm

To the George Mason University Community,

In compliance with the “Timely Warning” provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act of 1998, the George Mason University Department of Police & Public Safety is giving notice of two arsons that occurred in Robinson Hall – B on Fairfax Campus.

  • On Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at 1:48 PM, an unknown person set fire to a trash can in a second floor men’s restroom of Robinson Hall – B causing minor damage. No injuries were reported.

 

  • On Wednesday, April 1, 2015 sometime between 2:00 AM and 3:00 AM, an unknown person set fire to debris in a second floor men’s restroom of Robinson Hall – B causing minor damage. No injuries were reported.

The Department of Police & Public Safety is seeking information about a possible suspect. The suspect was described as a tall, thin, dark complexioned male with curly black hair, wearing a long sleeve blue shirt.

Anyone with information pertaining to these crimes can contact the Department of Police & Public Safety at (703) 993-2810, or by using the Crime Solvers Anonymous Tip Hot-Line at (703) 993-4111.

The Department of Police & Public Safety reminds members of the Mason community to report any smoke or fires immediately by calling 911, and to report all suspicious persons or incidents, however minor, to Mason Police immediately at (703) 993-2810 or 911.