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Man, 20, arrested in Arson investigation,
Areas between Lennox Street and Harbord Street,
from Euclid Avenue to Bathurst Street,



Broadcast time: 09:08
Monday, December 4, 2017

14 Division
416-808-1400

Case #: 2017-3112204


The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest in an Arson investigation.

It is alleged that:

- on Friday, December 1, 2017, several fires were set in the areas between Lennox Street and Harbord Street, from Euclid Avenue to Bathurst Street

- with the assistance of the public, a man was arrested in the area

Makoons Meawasige-Moore, 20, of no fixed address, was charged with:

1) six counts of Arson Disregard for Human Life and Arson Causing Property Damage

He appeared in court at Old City Hall on Saturday, December 2, 2017.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Daniel Fitzsimmons, 14 Division