Burin Peninsula RCMP investigates suspicious car fire: Newfoundland and Labrador

Marystown, Newfoundland and Labrador – Burin Peninsula RCMP is investigating a suspicious car fire that happened on September 15, 2020.

Just after 2:00 a.m. Burin Peninsula RCMP officers received a call about a car that was on fire on Marine Drive in Marystown. The caller reported hearing an explosion just prior to finding the vehicle. Officers attended the scene and observed the vehicle engulfed in flames. Marystown Fire Department arrived shortly after and extinguished the fire.

Burin Peninsula RCMP is investigating a suspicious car fire that happened while a vehicle was parked on Marine Drive in Marystown on September 15, 2020.
(RCMP) Burin Peninsula RCMP is investigating a suspicious car fire that happened while a vehicle was parked on Marine Drive in Marystown on September 15, 2020.

Police learned that the car, a 2018 Infiniti Q50, was parked at the location the previous day with a flat tire and the cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.

The investigation is continuing and if you have any information about this incident, please contact the Burin Peninsula RCMP at 279-3001 or contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (TIPS is 8477), by Secure Web Tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com, or by downloading the free and secure mobile app. Search the App Store for “P3 Tips”. Electronic tips submitted to Crime Stoppers are encrypted, entirely confidential and completely anonymous.

Burin Peninsula RCMP



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