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OPP looking for failed firestarter in downtown Pembroke, Ont.

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Ontario Provincial Police are looking for tips and surveillance footage that would help them find someone who apparently tried to start a fire in downtown Pembroke.

According to police, someone cut propane lines and attempted to start a fire in a recycling container at a business on Pembroke Street West at around 5 a.m. Sept. 30.

The person of interest is described as a male with a red bandana covering his face, wearing blue jeans, a blue jacket, and a blue backpack.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Pembroke Detachment of the Upper Ottawa Valley OPP at 613-732-3332 or Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Top Stories

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