(CBS DETROIT) – The Detroit Police Department is seeking assistance identifying and locating a male suspect wanted in connection to an arson that occurred on the city’s east side.

In the morning, on Thursday, June 24, 2021, on the 3800 block of Talbot Street, a male suspect walked up to a parked vehicle with a green canister, poured an unknown substance onto the vehicle, and set it on fire.

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After doing this, the suspect fled the scene. No injuries were reported.

Detroit Police say the suspect is described as an unknown male with a light complexion, wearing a gray hoodie jacket, jeans, and black and white gym shoes.

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If anyone has seen this suspect or has any information about this crime, please call the Detroit Police Department’s Arson Division at 313-596-2940 or the Arson’s Tip Line at 313-628-2900.


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