RCMP NEWS RELEASE

On March 19, 2004 an arson occurred just south of the town of Tumbler Ridge. (Approximately two km south of the Quintette turnoff). A green Timberline buncher was set on fire. The fire quickly spread and was in danger of engulfing the entire buncher, but was luckily doused by the employees of the company. This was an extremely dangerous act which could have had disastrous results. The buncher received extensive damage to it. Police are asking for your assistance in this matter. If you have any information please call the Tumbler Ridge RCMP at 250-242-5252 or call crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.