FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – A vehicle arson has led the Fort St. John RCMP to stolen property.
On November 5, 2021, at just before 2 p.m., the detachment received a report of a vehicle fire near 281 Rd/ Jensen avenue in Charlie Lake. Frontline police officers as well as the Serious Crimes Unit and the Peace Liard Police Dog Services attended.
Upon arrival, they located a burning SUV believed to be intentionally started on fire.
Further investigation in the area led police to locate a travel trailer that was reported stolen on October 15th, from Fort St John. Police also located a Dodge pickup reported stolen from the Okanagan on March 31.
Police were able to return the trailer to the registered owner and are attempting to do the same with the pickup truck.
Fort St John RCMP continues to investigate. If anyone has any information about this incident, the RCMP requests you contact the police by calling (250) 787-8100.