A Dawson Creek townhouse burned up at 1541 and 1543 Loran Drive in the early morning hours of October 8. Residents escaped the blaze with no injuries.

RCMP Staff Sgt. Damon Werrell says the fire is being investigated as a suspected arson.

“I can confirm we are investigating this fire as a suspected arson. No one was injured though the house was occupied at the time,” said Werrell.

“We are seeking any witnesses and request they call our detachment if they have information to provide which may assist the investigation.”

Anyone with information can call RCMP at 250-784-3700.