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Police release images of suspects connected to restaurant fire in Oakville, Ont.

Police in Oakville have now released images of suspects that may be tied to an arson investigation at a local restaurant. Halton Regional Police

Halton Regional Police have released images of suspects they believe are tied to an arson investigation in Oakville.

Detectives say the two men are aged between 25 and 35 years old and likely connected to the fire that caused “significant damage” at the Ben & Florentine Restaurant on Lakeshore Road West.

Read more: Oakville, Ont., restaurant significantly damaged by suspicious fire: police

Investigators say the “suspicious” blaze started just after 9 p.m. on July 28.

Halton Regional Police have released images from the interior of an Oakville restaurant taken on July 28, 2020. . Halton Regional Police

Witnesses told police the two men were seen leaving the restaurant on foot before getting into a white Ford pickup truck and leaving the scene.

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The suspect vehicle is believed to be a Dodge Ram 1500 Longhorn with a sunroof and roof lights.

Police in Oakville say a white Dodge Ram 1500 Longhorn, with a sunroof and roof lights, is connected with an arson investigation on Lakeshore road west from late July. Halton Regional Police

Anyone with information can reach out to Halton police at 905-825-4777 ext. 2275 or 2285, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online.

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