By Staff/September 23, 2021
The Bay Roberts RCMP is investigating an arson that happened at Mahoney’s Towing impound yard in North River during the early morning hours of September 3.
At approximately 4:00 a.m., police received a report of a fire and attended the scene. The fire started in a vehicle that was parked at the impound yard and then spread to a tractor and an outbuilding on the property. The blaze was extinguished by local firefighters.
Media Relations Officer Corporal Jolene Garland said the investigation is continuing. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Bay Roberts RCMP at 786-2118 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.