PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

The Palm Springs Police Department is looking for a man who intentionally set a series of trash can fires in downtown Palm Springs on Tuesday night.  

According to the Palm Springs Fire Department, a total of eight fires were ignited within a 15 minute span. The last fire caused moderate damage to the back end of Our Lady of Solitude Catholic Church on Belardo and Alejo.

They don't have a detailed description of the suspect; just that he's a tall white man who was wearing a gray-hooded sweatshirt.

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