Ottawa: Arson at 55 Byward- Market Square


The Ottawa Police Arson Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance with the identity of person(s) responsible for an arson at 55 Byward Market on Tuesday May 13th at 2:15am.

The fire was set to cardboard boxes located in an alcove area subsequently causing damage to adjacent businesses. At the time of the incident a group was seen fleeing from the area of the fire.

If you have information on the identity of the suspect(s) or other criminal activity call Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS). You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and twitter. Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to an arrest or a charge, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000.