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Toronto police release security camera footage of man lighting SUV on fire

Toronto police are releasing security camera footage that appears to show a man trying to burn a parked SUV over the holidays.

Police say officers responded to a call at about 5:15 a.m. on Friday after a white Porsche SUV was set on fire in the driveway of a home in the East York area of Toronto.

They say the man smashed a window, doused the vehicle in gasoline and ignited it before he fled the area in a white, four-door sedan.

Police say they are concerned the man may have sustained "significant injuries" during the alleged arson.

Anyone with information is asked to call police ot Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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Video is posted online: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSXepv66oIY&feature=youtu.be

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