PRESS RELEASE: Request for public’s assistance

Farmington, NM – Farmington police and fire department investigators are seeking information to help identify a person(s) of interest in a series of suspicious fires. The fires in question have taken place over a three month period, predominantly in a concentrated area south of Murray Drive. These fires have consisted of abandoned structures, motor vehicles, piles of debris, and woodland/open areas.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Kenneth Smith with the Farmington Police Department (505) 486-2688, Fire Marshal Brandy Vega with the Farmington Fire Department (505) 599-1439, or the Farmington Police Department’s Detective Tip Hotline (505) 599-1068.