Police release picture of person of interest after latest suspicious fire

Person of interest caught on camera after latest suspicious fire in Vernon, June 12, 2014.
Image Credit: RCMP HANDOUT

VERNON - Mounties are turning to the public to help them find a person of interest caught on camera after a fire was lit under a sherriff's car outside the Vernon courthouse last night.

It appears someone shoved a bag of garbage under the bumper and set it on fire at about 10:40 p.m. June 12. Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire before it caused significant damage.

Anyone with information can contact the Vernon RCMP at 250-545-7171 or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Image Credit: RCMP

To contact the reporter for this story, email Charlotte Helston at chelston@infotelnews.ca or call 250-309-5230. To contact the editor, email mjones@infotelnews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

—An earlier version of this article accidentally contained a photo of a car not associated with this story. 

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