Arson blamed in rash of car fires
An apparent arsonist is torching vehicles in Orleans and Ottawa police are warning the public to keep an eye on their cars. Police say six vehicles have been set afire in the past two weeks in the area east of Tenth Line Road. No injuries and no damage to anything other than the vehicles have been reported. Police are urging the public to call 911 if they see anything suspicious, especially during overnight hours. Anyone with information about the fires is asked to call the Ottawa police arson unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 3770 or 3771. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-2228477 (TIPS).