Police are appealing for information as they continue investigations into suspected arson attacks at Wallsend in the past couple of months.
It’s understood a home on Metcalfe Street was targeted three times on the 24th of June, 18th of July and 30th of July, causing damage to the front and side of the home, a carport and a vehicle.
An elderly woman was inside the home at the time of all three incidents but was uninjured.
Investigators have released CCTV images and would like to speak with a man depicted.
He’s described as being of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander appearance, between 170 and 180cm tall with a solid build and facial hair.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Newcastle Police Station on 4929 0999 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.