The Springfield Police Division is seeking information on these unsolved arson cases, the earliest of which occurred in 1994.
On Aug. 13, 2002, Dennis Wade, 47, was set alight while sleeping on the porch of 423 West High St. , Springfield, Ohio. He died of his injuries on Aug. 21. Wade said someone poured fluid on him. The time of the incident was about 4 a.m.
On May 9, 2008, fire broke out at 1805 Sweetbriar Lane South, Springfield, Ohio. Inside, firefighters found the remains of Alia Hartman, 25. Investigators ruled the death a homicide. The time of the incident was about 12:35 a.m.