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Arson investigation,
Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue West area,
Person wanted



Broadcast time: 17:10
Monday, March 4, 2019

32 Division
416-808-3200

Case #: 2019-306204


The Toronto Police Service requests the public’s assistance locating and identifying a person wanted in an arson investigation.

Between Tuesday, January 29, 2019, and Sunday, February 24, 2019, police responded to four calls for fires in the Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue West area.

It is alleged that:

-on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, at approximately 4:55 a.m., an unknown suspect set a portable toilet on fire at a construction site in the Sheppard Avenue West and Bathurst Street area

It is further alleged that:

-on Tuesday, February 13, 2019, at approximately 6 p.m., an unknown suspect set a portable toilet on fire at a construction site in the Verwood Avenue and Bathurst Street area

In addition, it is further alleged that:

- on Sunday, February 17, 2019, at approximately 8:20 p.m., an unknown suspect set a portable toilet on fire at a construction site in the Laurelcrest Avenue and Bathurst Street area

Furthermore, it is alleged that:

- on Sunday, February 24, 2019, at 7:56 a.m., an unknown person set a portable toilet on fire at a construction site in the Verwood Avenue and Bathurst Street area

A security camera image has been released.

The suspect in these events conceals their identity with a hooded jacket, with the hood up, while travelling on foot.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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.



Katrina Arrogante, Corporate Communications, for Detective Scott Moore, 32 Division




Arson investigation,
Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue West area,
Person wanted



Suspect wanted in an Arson investigation,
Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue West area
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