Police investigating overnight arson at movie theatre in Scarborough

Police tape can be seen outside of a movie theatre in Scarborough. Max Trotta, Global News

Toronto police are investigating an arson at a movie theatre in Scarborough early Sunday morning.

Officers were called to a retail complex at 1571 Sandhurst Circle after receiving a call about an arson just before 4:00 a.m.

When officers arrived, Toronto Fire was already at the scene and the blaze was extinguished.

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Police say the blaze caused damage to the front door of the theatre.

A container of gasoline was also located at the scene, police say.

Max Trotta, Global News

Police said there is no suspect description available at this time.


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