Oakville pizza restaurant set on fire, Hamilton man has been arrested


Published June 21, 2022 at 3:02 pm

Halton Regional Police have made an arrest in arson investigation involving an Oakville pizza joint that was set on fire earlier this month.

At approximately 1:30 p.m. on June 5, Four Brother Pizza, located on Kingsway Dr., was set on fire.

Police say someone through a rock through the window of the pizza business and then followed by tossing a gas can into the restaurant before the business went up in flames.

Approximately $18,000 worth of damage was done to the business.

Following an investigation, officers of the 2 District Criminal Investigation Bureau arrested Tyler Wesley, 29, of Hamilton on Monday (June 20).

Officers also executed a search warrant at his residence in Hamilton.

Wesley has been charged with the following:

  • Arson – Damage to Property
  • Possession of Incendiary Material
  • Wesley was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4777, ext. 2216.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through their website at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

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