Bridgeport offers reward in arson spree

A homeless man was found dead in one of the homes.

A homeless man was found dead in one of the homes. (12/28/12)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport officials are now offering a reward in a Christmas Eve arson spree.

They are offering $2,500 for information about the person who set five fires in four homes.

Officials say the fires were all deliberately set on Monday afternoon in the Hollow section of the city.

A homeless man was found dead in one of the homes.

Anyone with information about these fires is urged to contact the Connecticut Arson Tip line at 800-84-ARSON.

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