Sheriff’s detectives and the Fire Marshal’s Office are working together to investigate a fire that took place at a Stock Island business last Thursday.
Detective David Cruz says the investigation has turned up evidence Todd’s Garage and White’s Welding shop on Second Avenue was burglarized just prior to or at the same time the fire started.
Investigators say someone in the community may have information about this crime, or may have seen or heard something which could indicate who the suspect might be.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact the Sheriff’s Office. Callers may also contact Crime Stoppers of the Florida Keys. Tipsters can remain anonymous and, if a tip leads to an arrest in the case, the caller would be eligible for a cash reward. The Crime Stoppers hot line number is 1-800-346-TIPS. Tips may also be submitted on line at www.tipsubmit.com or via a text message to 274637 using the keyword TIP136.