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Arson suspects - including one on fire - wanted in southeast Calgary blaze

CPS believe the two men fled on foot towards two separate vehicles in the community of Ogden

Pictured is a photo of men fleeing the scene of an alleged arson in the southern Calgary community of Ogden.

Courtesy/ Calgary Police Service

Pictured is a photo of men fleeing the scene of an alleged arson in the southern Calgary community of Ogden.

Calgary police are looking for two suspects in an alleged arson case.

On Tuesday, Sept. 6, 5:15 a.m., police said two unknown men lit a 1977 Pontiac Firebird parked in the 7600 block of 25 Street SE on fire.

Through CCTV footage from a house next door, police were able to see the men flee on foot towards two parked cars on 78 Avenue SE.  

Police described the suspects as men in their 20s, both slim and wearing dark hoodies with dark pants.

The left arm of one suspect was on fire and police think he would have burns on his clothing, arm, singed hair on the side of his head, face and hands.

If you have information on the fire, police are asking you to call the non-emergency line at 403-266-1234 or Crime Stoppers anonymously by calling 1-800-222-8477, searching www.calgarycrimestoppers.org, or texting tttTIPS to 274637.

The case number is: 16390198/3804.