Individual arrested for suspected arson of two New Britain religious buildings

Published on Saturday, 12 March 2022 17:29
Written by Dean Wright


NEW BRITAIN – New Britain police took Kimorah Parker, 30, into custody Saturday for the crimes of third-degree arson and third-degree burglary as part of an investigation into two religious buildings that burned Friday night.

City officials said that the New Britain Fire Department responded to fires at Tephereth Israel Synagogue a 75 Winter Street at 8:05 p.m. and the second call was made 45 minutes later at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church at 5 Franklin Square.

No individuals were reported injured and the New Britain Fire Marshal is investigating.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington Herald, Terryville, Bristol on Saturday, 12 March 2022 17:29. Updated: Saturday, 12 March 2022 17:32.