Vehicle bursts into flames

The Borger police department responded to a vehicle fire in the 200 Block of North Harvey Street. The fire was reported on the morning of Wednesday July 13th, 2011, at approximately 4:30am. After the fire was announced contained the emergency response team located a burnt rag that was located hanging from the vehicles gas tank opening. This incidence led Borger officers to investigate it as arson. Latinate Griffin From Borger Police Department stated “The suspect used the rag as a source to ignite the vehicle on fire.” The Borger Police Department is requesting assistance in solving this Arson and further request that if anyone has any knowledge or relevant information in regards to this crime to call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 274-6371. All callers may remain anonymous. Crime Stoppers offers rewards ranging from $50.00 up to $1,000.00 for relevant information in regards to Crimes Committed, Criminal Activity, and Fugitives from Justice. Also the community should note that any persons who have information to an outstanding Crime and / or Wanted Fugitives from Law are asked and encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 806-274-6371. Any and all callers may remain anonymous. Crime Stoppers rewards a range from $50 up to $1,000 for useful information in regards to any crimes or wanted persons.