Cops: Man tried to torch cars in bar parking lot in Hauppauge

Surveillance video shows a man being tossed out of a bar on Motor Parkway in Hauppauge last month. (4/30/14)

WOODBURY - Police are looking for a man who tried to torch vehicles outside a Suffolk bar.

Surveillance video shows a man being tossed out of a bar on Motor Parkway in Hauppauge last month.

Cops say the man came back a short time later and poured gasoline on cars. He then tried to torch three of them in the bar's parking lot.

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Someone saw the man and chased him away.

A $5,000 reward is being offered for any help in finding the man.

Anyone with information is asked to call Suffolk Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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