Friday, November 29, 2013
Fire Dept News
Fires Deliberately Set Says FD
Vehicle and house under construction damaged
Released by Asst. Fire Chief James MacDonald
n November the 29th, 2013 at approximately 320 am the Chilliwack Fire Department was dispatched to a reported vehicle fire located in the 5500 block of Chinook Street.
Fire crews extinguished a fire that damaged a piece of construction equipment.
Fire crews then noticed an orange glow through the window of a duplex that was under construction and located very near the vehicle fire. On further investigation they found a fire on the second floor that they quickly extinguished. There was fire damage to the floor sheeting and smoke damage to the attic area.
These fires were deliberately set and are under investigation by Chilliwack Fire Department and RCMP fire investigators.
If anyone has any information about these fires, they are asked to call the RCMP at 604-792-4611 or anonymously through Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.chilliwackcrimestoppers.ca
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