2 Hamilton jungle gyms torched in suspected arsons

The police arson investigator is looking into two fires that broke out on back-to-back nights in Hamilton playgrounds.

The police arson investigator is looking into two fires that broke out on back-to-back nights in Hamilton playgrounds.

Around 4 a.m. on Sunday, fire crews put out a fire in Elmar Park on Brigade Drive.

Police say someone had set fire to the playground equipment, but it was limited to the slide.

Then around 3:30 a.m. on Monday, crews were called to a fire in Trenholme Park, where the playground equipment there had been set ablaze as well.

The investigation is ongoing.