Shaquille O’Neal is not only a decorated sports icon but also an incredibly smart investor and businessman. The LA Lakers legend has indulged in multiple business ventures after retiring from Basketball and that includes owning a Krispy Kreme outlet in Atlanta.

However, on February 10th reports surfaced online stating that Shaq’s Krispy Kreme doughnuts shop was set on fire. After thorough investigation, police have concluded that the fire from February 10th was a result of arson.

In an official statement, Atlanta Police Department has made the reason for the fire official. The authorities are also willing to pay up to $10,000 in reward for finding the arsonist.

The fire that occurred at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (295 Ponce de Leon) on February 10th, 2021 has been determined to be a result of ARSON. We are seeking the public’s help in identifying & locating the suspect in these pictures. Up to $10,000 reward.

Police have also released two different pictures of the suspect, although his face is completely indecipherable in both the images.

Shaq had taken to his Instagram handle to post a video of the fire on the day it broke out. The legendary athlete assured his followers that he and his staff will come back stronger than ever.

Neither the identity nor the motives of the suspect have been disclosed by the authorities as of this writing. Stay tuned for more updates on this story.

Darshan Sheth

Darshan Sheth is a freelance news contributor from India. Darshan has been writing about pop-culture since 2016. Outside of news writing, Darshan has been working on building his career in mass media and film-making.

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