“For example, one yesterday was in the rear of a business; had anyone exited the business at that time the aerosol container that was lit on fire could have possibly been destructive to further persons or property there.”
Earlier this month, police issued a warrant for his arrest.
McArdle is described as 180cm tall, of medium build, with brown hair. He also speaks with an Irish accent.
He has a number of tattoos, including one on his left arm which reads: “Only the strong survive”.
Anyone who sights McArdle or has information about his whereabouts is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.