Arsons: London Police investigating a suspicious pattern of deliberately set fires in east-end

Police are investigating a pattern of arsons clustered in the east-end of the city.

Since Aug. 1 there have been six arsons with five vehicles and one building were set ablaze, said police.

The fires have been lit between Thursday to Sunday, from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m.

The most recent blazes were found at a boarded-up home on Thursday night and less than an hour later at a vehicle on a nearby street.

Police are asking citizens to be vigilant of suspicious people in their neighbourhoods and report activity immediately to the London Police Service at 519-661-5670 or 911.

Suspicious fires:

  • Aug. 1 – Vehicle on Veterans Memorial Parkway
  • Aug. 18 – Vehicle on Martinet Avenue
  • Aug. 20 – Vehicles at two address on Gore Road
  • Aug. 25 – A building on Trafalgar Street and vehicle on Martinet Avenue

Source: Suspicious pattern of arsons | The London Free Press