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Six cars worth about $195,000 set ablaze in George Town

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Six cars worth some RM500,000 (S$195,000) were destroyed in an arson attack at an open car park opposite the state assembly in George Town, Penang.

 It is believed that the fire broke out at 12.40am on Friday.

George Town Assistant Commissioner Mior Faridalatrash Wahid said police discovered a plastic bottle at the scene, which was believed to be filled with petrol.

He said the case is being investigated for mischief by fire.

The vehicle owners have lodged police reports over the incident.

Source: The Star