Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Fire Dept News

Vacant & Vandalized

Witnesses sought after home lost to suspected arson

Released by Asst. Chief Ian Josephson, CFD/Voice photos


Blaze destroys home Tuesday evening. No mention of squatters to blame.


t 9:04 pm last night, firefighters from Chilliwack Fire Hall 1 responded to a structure fire in the 9000 block of Schweyey Road.


When firefighters arrived they found a vacant house fully involved. The house was totally destroyed by the fire. There were no firefighter injuries.

This fire is believed to have been deliberately set and is under investigation by the City of Chilliwack Fire Department and the RCMP fire investigators team.

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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