Members of the arson squad are investigating after eight cars were apparently set on fire early this morning in West Roxbury, the Boston Police Department said.

Officers responded to a call of a car, or cars, on fire in the rear of Nick’s Parkway Auto Repair in West Roxbury at 12:36 a.m. today and observed eight cars damaged by the fire, according to the police department’s blog.

The cause of the fires is under investigation, police said.

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