EPS looking for man after car lit on fire

The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male suspect allegedly responsible for deliberately setting fire to a vehicle. Image supplied by Edmonton Police

City police are asking for the public’s help identifying a man through CCTV footage after a car was set on fire.

Edmonton Police believe a man deliberately set a car on fire in the early hours of Monday near 29 Street and 44B Avenue. They believe the man may now have burns to his hands and face, including to his eyebrows and eyelashes.

To help locate the suspect, police have released CCTV footage as well as still pictures. They believe the suspect in his early 20s to mid-30s.

Anyone with information about the man’s identity is asked to contact Edmonton Police Services.

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