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Suspicious fire,
St. John the Evangelist Church,
49 George Street,
Suspect identified as Marc Porlier, 43

Broadcast time: 10:20
Monday, April 17, 2017

12 Division

Case #: 17/667714

The Toronto Police Service would like to thank the public for their assistance identifying a man allegedly involved in a suspicious fire investigation .

On Sunday, April 16, 2017, at 8 a.m., police received a call for a fire at St. John the Evangelist Church at 49 George Street.

See previous release.

It is alleged that:

- the man has been identified as Marc Porlier, 43, of no fixed address.

He is known to frequent the Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue area, as well as the Weston Road and Jane Street area.

If this man is seen, please contact police.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications