Crime of the Week
BARRY’S BAY – Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers and the Killaloe detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking for the publics assistance in solving an act of mischief and arson. Sometime between 3 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 3 and 6 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 4 a fire was set in the yard of St. John Bosco Elementary School on Peter Street in Barry’s Bay. The school building was not damaged but it was found that suspect(s) removed items from a garbage dumpster on the property and set them on fire in the school parking lot. Another small fire was also started near a bench on the school grounds. Crime Stoppers Pembroke/Renfrew County believes that someone may have information that could assist police in solving this crime. Call Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers at 613-735-8477 or 1-800-222-8477.