Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate arson

Posted on Sep 3, 2019

August 30, 2019

Fort McMurray, Alta. – On August 24, 2019, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to an alarm call at a business in the River City Centre of downtown Fort McMurray. Upon arrival, RCMP found the front door of the business to be broken in and burnt and the sprinkler system on. Fire arrived shortly after and secured the scene. Preliminary information suggests the cause of the fire was not accidental in nature.

Wood Buffalo RCMP are asking the public’s assistance for any information in relation to this incident (or identifying those responsible). Please contact Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-400 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Media Contact:
Wood Buffalo RCMP
780-788-4235