Arson suspected in Lake Country

A fire involving a motorhome, a house and a hedge in Lake Country April 4, 2014 had neighbours self-evacuating and scrambling to bring the blazes under control.
Image Credit: Lake Country Fire Department

LAKE COUNTRY - Lake Country RCMP confirmed today a fire two weeks ago that damaged a single family house and an R.V. is being treated as suspected arson.

Firefighters were called to the 11000 block of Lang Court at 12:42 a.m. April 4. Flames were coming from the single family house and a recreational vehicle and both received significant damage. The residents who were home at the time, managed to get out of the house safely.

Police are treating the fire as suspicious and continue to investigate with the fire department.

Anyone who may have witnesses any persons or vehicles in the area at the time of the fire are asked to call Lake Country RCMP at 250-766-2288. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leave a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) ktown.


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