Calgary, AB,

City Hall memorial arson investigation – updated photos

We continue to investigate an arson that occurred at the residential school memorial at City Hall earlier this month.

Just before 11:30 p.m., on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, City of Calgary Corporate Security observed a man through CCTV as he appeared to attempt to light the memorial on fire before fleeing. Security officers extinguished the fire and called for assistance. Police and the Calgary Fire Department quickly responded to the memorial where it was discovered several shoes and other objects were heavily damaged.

Additional CCTV images of the suspect have been obtained police are once again seeking public assistance to identify the individual. The photos are available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

Anyone with information about this case or the identity or whereabouts of the suspect is asked to contact the Calgary Police Service non-emergency number at 403-266-1234. Tips can also be left anonymously through Crime Stoppers:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477


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Case #21302080/4253