November 13, 2015 6:39 am
Updated: November 13, 2015 11:13 am

Third car set on fire in Park-Extension

WATCH ABOVE: Raw footage after arsonists set a car on fire in Park-Extension, the third in as many days.


MONTREAL – Arsonists have set fire to a third car in Montreal’s Park-Extension borough.

It happened around 1:15 a.m. on De l’Épée Avenue, near Jean-Talon Street.

“Police officers received a 911 call concerning the beginning of a fire,” explained Manuel Couture with Montreal police.

“The car has some serious damages.”

READ MORE: Police investigate second car fire in two days in Park-Extension

Traces of accelerants were found inside the vehicle.

A third car was set on fire in Montreal’s Park-Extension borough, Friday, November 13, 2015.

Yannick Gadbois/Global News

“The Montreal police arson squad will try to determine the origin of the fire,” said Couture.

This is the third car in three days to have been set on fire.

Police continue its search for suspects.

© 2015 Shaw Media

Report an error


Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first.

Global News