Clarkstown Police Department Responded to Congers Lake for a Suspicious Fire

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On August 9, 2014 at 4:00 AM, the Clarkstown Police Department responded to Congers Lake for a suspicious fire. Responding officers observed a trash can burning, as well as the surrounding decking of the walkway. Congers Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire. A search of the area revealed a second trash can burning some 200 yards down the trail from the first fire. That fire was also extinguished. The damage is estimated to be in excess of $1000. The Congers Lake walking trail is open to the public. The incident is being investigated by the Clarkstown Detective Bureau and the Clarkstown Fire Inspector. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Tips Line at 1-877-639-6233 or the Clarkstown Detective Bureau at 845-639-5840.


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