Reward increased in restaurant arson case
KENNETT, Mo. (KAIT) - Two months after someone set fire to a restaurant, Kennett police hope a $10,000 reward will lead to an arrest.
On July 10, someone was caught on camera entering Lupita’s Mexican Restaurant, 1009 St. Francis St., and setting the fire.
Initially, a $1,000 reward was offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
On Wednesday, Sept. 13, the police department announced the reward had increased to $10,000.
The suspect was described as wearing a blue shirt, blue cap, and a black mask.
Anyone with information on this case should contact Jeremy Yates at the Kennett Police Department at 573-888-4622.
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