Update: Detectives Seek Person of Interest In Nightclub Arson

Update 8/8/2015: Detectives are seeking a person of interest in connection with the Neighbours arson. Surveillance cameras captured a man walking into an alley behind the club shortly before the fire was set, and police are now working to identify him.

Police are asking anyone who recognizes the man, or who may have seen him near the club, to call detectives at (206) 684-8980.


 

Originally posted 8/7/2015:

Seattle Police Department arson detectives and Seattle Fire investigators are working to track down a suspect who set fire to a Capitol Hill nightclub Friday morning.

Firefighters were called to Neighbours Nightclub in the 1500 block of Broadway around 11:30 AM after someone set fire to a door behind the club. The fire caused about $350 in damage.

The club was closed at the time of the incident. No one was injured.

Police learned a man had walked into an alleyway behind Neighbours shortly before the fire was set, and detectives are now working to identify him.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact police at (206) 615-0923 (206) 684-8980.