Police look for information in suspicious fire


2023-08-10 14:42 PDT

File # 2023-2087

On Wednesday, August 9, 2023, Vanderhoof RCMP received a report of a suspicious incident where two hay sheds were on fire at a residence on Telegraph Road.

Police attended the scene where two full hay structures had burned down. The origin of fire is unknown and the owners estimate the value of the destroyed hay to be in excess of a million dollars.

There were no surveillance equipment and while it was reported that a vehicle may have been in the area, it was witnessed to be in the area two hours after the fire was initially reported.

Police look to the public for assistance in this investigation.If you have any information on this fire, you are asked to call the Vanderhoof RCMP at (250) 567-2222.

Released by:

Cpl. Madonna Saunderson
District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
North District
4020 5th Avenue, Prince George, BC V2M 7E7
Office: 250-561-3166
Cell: 250-301-3521

Email: madonna.saunderson@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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