Two Juveniles Suspected In Latest Manchester, NH Arson Case

MANCHESTER,NH (CBS) – Another suspected arson fire in Manchester, New Hampshire has led police to two suspects. 

Around 3:45 a.m. on Monday, police responded to a reported car fire at Hall and Prescott Streets. 

Investigators think that fire started in the passenger compartment, and they say it appears suspicious.

Just before the fire was reported, officers picked up two 16-year-olds they say were acting suspicious.

Police have since re-interviewed those juveniles and are now calling them suspects. 

Manchester has experienced a rash of dozens of arsons over the past year, including two last week and two the week before.

There have been arrests made, but the fires have continued.


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