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Police Seek Assistance with an Arson Investigation,
Queen Street West and Augusta Avenue area



Broadcast time: 16:50
Date: Monday, December 27, 2021
Unit: 14 Division
Phone: 416-808-1400
Case #: 2021-2491086


The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public's assistance with an arson investigation.

On Monday, December 27, 2021, at approximately 1:10 p.m., police responded to a fire call in the Queen Street West and Augusta Avenue area.

It is reported that:

- a person approached a parked vehicle in the area

- they proceeded to ignite a fire on the side of a building

- the fire spread to a vehicle that was parked beside the building causing extensive damage to the vehicle

The suspect is described as having a medium to large build, and was wearing an orange jacket, grey hoodie, dark pants, and dark shoes.

A security camera image has been released.

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, 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Laura Brabant, Corporate Communications, for Detective Nabih Mansour, 14 Division




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