RCMP search for two suspects in house fire

Photo:  Crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire on 82 street – Adam Reaburn/Energeticcity.ca

 

The Fort St. John RCMP are looking for two suspects following a fire Friday night.

At around 10pm, July 9, 2010, the Fort St. John Fire Department and the RCMP were called to a fire on 82nd street near 86th avenue. The fire started in the house that was under construction at the time and one adjacent house was also totally destroyed.

The RCMP have confirmed to Energeticcity.ca, that witnesses spotted two suspects fleeing from the scene and the RCMP need you help to find those suspects. If you have any information about the fire, please call the Fort St. John RCMP at 250-787-8140 or you can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.crimestoppersfsj.ca.

Fire Chief Fred Burrows speaking about the incident:

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Following the fire, RCMP Members were seen searching the area and taking photographs of bystanders.  The RCMP are treating the fire as arson.  Thankfully, no one was injured in the fire. 

For more photos and video of the fire, click here.  If you have any photos or video you’d like to share, email contact@energeticcity.ca

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