A security video released by the Toronto Police shows a man trying to burn a gas station in the Scarborough neighborhood.
According to the police, the incident occurred at approximately 12:30 on Saturday at the gas station near the intersection of Eglinton Avenue East and Ionview Road.
The man is dressed in black, lights a white bag on fire, puts the tip of the fuel pump near the fire and fled. The fire goes out just seconds after the alleged mischief.
The police are asking people who have information that can help the police to contact them immediately.