Garage fire deemed suspicious
Prince George Fire Rescue limited the damage caused by a suspicious fire to $2,000 when called to a 1100-block 20th Avenue home shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Firefighters found smoke coming from the exterior ground level of an older wood-sided garage and quickly doused the fire. The structure was not occupied and there were no injuries.
“The scene was handed over to the RCMP as it is a suspicious fire,” PGFR assistant chief John Law said.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Prince George RCMP at 250-561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.