Police release surveillance video from outside Lincoln Hotel before fire (with video)

By Suzanne Proulx

June 14, 2013 Updated Jun 14, 2013 at 11:57 AM EDT

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Binghamton Police release surveillance video from outside the former Lincoln Hotel before the building went up in flames. The video shows three people entering and leaving the property.

The surveillance video is from June 6 around 4 p.m. It shows three individuals entering the old Lincoln Hotel at 164 Clinton Street. A short time later, the three are seen leaving.

Binghamton Police are looking for your help in identifying the three people.

The Binghamton Fire Department was called to the fire around 6 p.m. on June 6.

The building had been vacant for several years and was torn down last week.

The arson investigation is being handled by Binghamton Police detectives and the Binghamton Fire Marshal's office.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Binghamton Police Detective Bureau at (607) 772-7080.