Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

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Another boarded-up structure targeted by arson, Chief seeks tips from public

Released by Asst. Fire Chief Michael Bourdon, CFD/Voice photos


The Chilliwack Fire Department is looking to the public for information after this Bole Ave. house was set on fire early Saturday morning.


t 6:00 a.m. Saturday, firefighters from Chilliwack fire halls 1 and 4 responded to a structure fire in the 46000-block of Bole Ave. When firefighters arrived they found a vacant, single-storey residential house with smoke showing from the eaves of the roof.


Firefighters confined and quickly extinguished the fire, which restricted damage to the interior of the structure only.


There were no civilian or firefighter injuries.


This fire was deliberately set and is under investigation by Chilliwack Fire Department and RCMP fire investigators.


If anyone has any information about this fire, they are asked to call the RCMP at 604-792-4611 or anonymously through Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or



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