A case of arson is currently being investigated within Fort St. John.
On Tuesday, July 26, local RCMP responded to a call of an attempted arson in the area of 108 St. and 104 Ave.
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Upon arrival, police found a home under construction to have isolated fire damage within the building. RCMP concluded the damage was deliberate and could have potentially resulted in a more serious situation.
The damage is estimated at $10,000 and occurred sometime between 3 p.m. on July 25 and 11:30 a.m. on July 26.
Currently, RCMP has no suspects or witnesses and police are asking for the public’s assistance in solving this crime.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or the local RCMP detachment at 1-250-787-8140.