Police Investigating Suspicious Fires

Sarnia Police Dodge SUV (BlackburnNews.com file photo)

Sarnia police and Sarnia Fire and Rescue are investigating 4 dumpster fires last night, 2 of which were on Exmouth St.

Police say a witness spotted two men in their 20’s near one of the the trash receptacles just before the fire broke out.

Its alleged they then tried to steal a bike parked in front of Mac’s convenience store at Exmouth and Capel.

When the owner of the bicycle confronted them, they dropped the bike and took off. Police would like to speak to the owner of the bike as a possible witness.

The other dumpsters set on fire were in the 100 block of Mitton St. and the 100 block of Cromwell.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or crimestoppers.