RCMP investigating two overnight fires in Bay St. George, N.L. area

Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador – On Thursday, August 31, 2017, RCMP responded to two fires in the Bay St. George area.

At approximately 1:30 a.m., RCMP responded to a call of an abandoned cabin on fire on Station Road in St. Theresa’s. A few hours later, at approximately 4:00 a.m., police responded to a second fire at an abandoned house on Pelley Drive in St. George’s. Both residences were completely destroyed. There were no injuries.

Anyone with information on these fires is asked to contact the Bay St. George RCMP at 709-635-2173. To remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP190 + your message to “CRIMES” (274637), or by webtip at http://www.nlcrimestoppers.com/

The investigations are continuing.

Bay St. George RCMP

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