ATLANTA -- Investigators say they have issued an arrest warrant for a woman in the burning of a Wendy’s restaurant in Atlanta during protests over the police shooting of Rayshard Brooks.
Atlanta Fire and Rescue said Saturday on Twitter that Natalie White is a suspect in the arson.
An arrest warrant has been issued by Atlanta Fire Investigators for Ms. Natalie White. She has been identified as a suspect in the arson fire that burned down the Wendy’s Restaurant (125 University Ave) on Saturday, June 13th. Call 404-577-TIPS or 1-800-282-5804 with any info. pic.twitter.com/Xu6W2hgOi6— Atlanta Fire Rescue (@ATLFireRescue) June 20, 2020
The post included surveillance pictures of White in a store, but no additional identifying information.
Authorities say Brooks was shot twice in the back by a police officer charged with murder after he tried to run from officers who were checking on a sleeping person in a car blocking the drive-thru lane.
The Wendy's burned the next day.