Security camera footage captures suspect setting fire to blanket of sleeping homeless woman

A Pan/Tilt/Zoom Camera (image)#Security #camera footage captures suspect setting #fire to blanket of sleeping homeless woman | #ESC_LLC | Video provided by the Vancouver Police Department shows a man setting fire to a homeless woman’s blanket as she slept on a sidewalk in front of the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Dec. 3, 2020 (

Police are seeking help identifying both the victim and the suspect.

“It’s not bad enough that this poor, homeless woman is forced to contend with the street, we have a raving maniac roaming the streets making things a whole lot worse for her and no telling how many others,” says John Larkin, ESC Senior Partner.

The power of the camera does not require an introduction. However, having a good, quality camera can mean the difference between the police getting their man or not. Find out more about video surveillance and how it works on the ESC website: Read it here!! (image)