Early Morning Arson Fire Consumes Abbotsford Tire Store

Abbotsford, BC – On Saturday, June 17, 2017, at 4:30 am, a witness observed flames and smoke coming from an Abbotsford tire store located in the 33200 block of South Fraser Way. The man immediately dialed 911 and reported the fire and the fact that he observed a person running from the scene eastbound. He described the person as a thin male who was wearing dark clothing and a hoodie.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service crews battled the substantial blaze which consumed the building.

Abbotsford Police Department Major Crime Unit detectives are working with AFRS to determine the cause of the arson. APD investigators are canvassing for video and additional witnesses.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Major Crime Unit of the Abbotsford Police Department at 604-859-5225, text us at 222973 (abbypd) or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Incident: Arson at Abbotsford Tire Store

APD FILE # 17-24952 RELEASE # 1

This report has been update:

Update to Arson at Abbotsford Tire Store; Suspect Photos Released

Abbotsford Police Department

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