Person of interest sought in connection to vacant home fire

Windsor Police Service News Update
December 15, 2023
Case #: 23-139536
Person of interest sought in connection to vacant home fire 


The Windsor Police Service is seeking the public’s help to identify a person of interest in connection to an arson earlier this month. 

At approximately 1:30 p.m. on December 4, 2023, officers responded to an active fire at a vacant home in the 600 block of Riverside Drive East. While no one was injured in the incident, the structure sustained an estimated $400,000 in damages.

The Windsor Police Arson Unit launched an investigation and has obtained video surveillance of an individual entering the property prior to the fire. 

The person is described as a white female with a medium build and dark hair. She was last seen wearing a black sweater or jacket, bright orange shorts, and black shoes. She was pushing a blue and black stroller at the time of the incident. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Windsor Police Service Arson Unit at 519-255-6700 ext. 4330. They can also contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519 258-8477 (TIPS), or online at
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4441.

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