On June 6th, 2018, in the early morning hours, the DeKalb Police responded to a fire in an apartment building, located in the 800 block of Ridge Drive. The fire was determined to be arson. The suspect(s) have not been apprehended at this time. The investigation into this case is currently ongoing.
Please report any suspicious activity or persons immediately to the DeKalb Police Department.
If you have information on this crime you can contact the DeKalb Police Department at 815-748-8400, send a text to ALERT DeKalb at 67283, type “ALERTDEKALB” in the message and add your tip information. Or contact Crime Stoppers at 815-895-3272. Your name is not required to leave a tip or leave information, you Can remain anonymous.
The contents of this press release are based upon the best information available to the DeKalb Police Department. The statements regarding the conduct of any person identified above are allegations until affirmatively proven in Court. All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.