RCMP Investigate Arson in Twillingate
The RCMP in Twillingate is seeking the publics' help after the arson of a utility trailer and fishing seine that occurred on June 22.
Police responded to a report of a trailer fire just off of Route 340 in Twillingate. The trailer, which was parked in a field on the side of the road, contained a large commercial fishing seine that was completely destroyed.
The value of the property is estimated at more than $50,000.00.
It was raining earlier that day and with no natural ignition source for the blaze, police suspect arson.
The investigation is continuing.
If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Twillingate RCMP at 884-2811 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).