Five cars torched within minutes in Amsterdam

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Five cars went up in flames in a series of arsons committed within minutes in Amsterdam over night, RTL Nieuws reports.

The cars were set alight on Keizersgracht, Prinsengracht and Boomstraat. 

A Burgernet report was issued calling on Amsterdam residents to keep an eye out for "persons behaving suspiciously". 

The police are still looking for the perpetrator.