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Assistance requested in arson investigation,
Dufferin Grove Park

Broadcast time: 10:00
Date: Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Unit: 14 Division
Phone: 416-808-1400
Case #: 20211712159

The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance in an arson investigation.

On Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at approximately 4:50 p.m., officers responded a call for a fire in the Dufferin Grove Park area.

It is reported that:

- a number of fires were set in the area

- the fires caused damage to property

- no one was injured

Police are looking for anyone who may have dash-cam or video surveillance, saw something or someone suspicious in the area, or discovered damaged property consistent with a fire.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 or Google Play.

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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Callum de Hartog, 14 Division