The LaSalle Police Service is investigating an arson of a vehicle in the 7200 block of Malden Road that occurred just before 2 AM on Wednesday, October 11th. Investigators are currently reviewing surveillance footage of the incident and confirm that at least two individuals deliberately set the fire. Further video analysis is being done to ascertain a better description of the culprits. The LaSalle Police Forensic Unit and Criminal Investigation Unit have seized evidence possibly related to the investigation and will be analyzing them further.
The descriptions of the offenders are as follows:
Offender #1 – U/K sex, wearing a light-coloured long-sleeved shirt, possibly jogging pants, dark-coloured running shoes, dark-coloured gloves, and wearing a dark-coloured ski mask.
Offender #2 – U/K sex, wearing a light-coloured jacket/long-sleeved shirt, dark-coloured pants, and light-coloured shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the LaSalle Police Service at 519 969-5210. Anonymous tips can be left with Crime Stoppers at 519-258-TIPS (519-258-8477) or online at www.catchcrooks.com.
Author: Senior Constable Terry Seguin #214