Another Windsor Arson

Wednesday December 17th, 2014

Posted at 8:20am


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Another arson in the city.

On Monday December 15th, 2014 at approximately 9:40pm Windsor Police were called to the 800 block of Wyandotte Street East by Windsor Fire for a arson investigation.

Police say that their investigation has revealed that a suspect brought a black and grey backpack to a common washroom and ignited it. A working smoke detector alerted a resident who attended the washroom and was able to extinguish the backpack.

A person of interest was observed in the washroom prior to the incident. He is described as a white male approximately 6’2″ with a muscular build wearing a green hooded jacket down to the knee, and black pants.

Recovered inside the backpack was a new CN Holiday Train baseball cap. The CN Holiday Train attended Windsor on Tuesday December 2nd, 2014.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Windsor Police Arson Unit at 519-255-6700 ext. 4330, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at

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