Police are investigating a suspicious fire set at a home in Oshawa.
Officers responded to the fire call at an Albert Street residence shortly before 6 a.m. on Tuesday (Dec. 17).
“Officers arrived to find the side of a house that had evidence of a fire set. After reviewing video surveillance, they were able to determine that three suspects attended the residence with a gas can and lit a fire at the side of the home. It is believed that the males fled to an awaiting vehicle,” reads a media release.
“A homeowner attempted to put the fire out until Oshawa Fire Services extinguished the flames. There was minimal damage to the brick wall.”
The three suspects are described as males who had their faces covered.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact investigators at 1-888-579-1520, ext. 2764 or 2732.