SFPD Arrest Second Suspect in Ongoing Muni Bus Arson & Release Photos of Additional Suspects
Arrested: Nicholas Hudson, 19, Daly City
San Francisco Police made a second arrest in connection with the ongoing investigation of the vandalism and arson of a Muni Bus that occurred on Market and Third streets on Monday, October 29, 2012 at around 12:30 A.M. Inspectors from the Department’s Special Investigations Division, which includes the Arson Task Force, arrested Nicholas Hudson, 19, of Daly City. He was arrested in South San Francisco at 10:15 A.M. and was later booked into San Francisco County Jail.
Hudson has been charged with vandalism, damaging or destroying a passenger transit vehicle, arson (all felonies), and a probation violation. Police credit the input and assistance from the public helping to identify Hudson, whose booking photo accompanies this press release.
Today, investigators released several photos of an additional suspects wanted for breaking windows of the bus. The photos show a white male in his 20s, wearing all dark clothing and a baseball cap. The suspect used a skate board to break windows on the side of the bus. Photos of the unidentified suspects are available on the SFPD website. An additional suspect is seen in a photo of a male also using a barricade breaking the front windshield of the Muni bus. This suspect is a black male in his 20’s wearing a red shirt with gray horizontal stripes.
Anyone recognizing any of these suspects is asked to call the SFPD Special Investigations Division/ Arson Task Force at (415) 920-2944, the Anonymous Tip Line (415) 575-4444 or Text a Tip to TIP411 and begin the text with SFPD.
Additional Suspects Wanted in Muni Vandalism:
Suspect #4 (photo source: San Francisco Chronicle)