Male suspect sought after car set on fire in East York driveway, security video released
Toronto police are searching for a male suspect wanted in connection with an arson investigation in East York.
Police said officers responded to a call at around 5:15 a.m. on Dec. 29 for a vehicle on fire in a driveway in the O’Connor Drive and St. Clair Avenue East area.
Police have released security footage of the incident.
In the video, a man smashes the window of the parked vehicle before dousing it in gasoline and setting it on fire.
The suspect then flees the area in a white four-door sedan.
At the time, the man was believed to be wearing a dark jacket, gloves and black boots.
Police are concerned the suspect might have sustained serious injuries during the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).
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