|Police say this man set fire to four trash cans in the South Loop early Friday. | Chicago Police Dept|
Four trash cans on the Near South Side were set on fire early Friday and Chicago police are hoping that surveillance video will lead to the arrest of a suspect. The man seen here rode up to the trash cans and set them on fire between 3:45 a.m. and 4:10 a.m., police said. No major property damage was reported. Fires were set in the 1300, 14,00, 1500, and 1700 block of South Michigan.
Police said the offender is a white or Hispanic man who wore dark pants and a royal blue hooded sweatshirt with a white Nike logo on the front. He rode a blue bicycle.
Anyone with information about the suspect can contact the Chicago Police Department’s Arson Section at (312) 746-7618 or anonymously via www.cpdtip.com
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