RCMP investigating arson of abandoned truck on Wharf Road

Gabriola RCMP

Press Release

Wednesday, December 16 2020
Photo by Sarah Holmes, Gabriola Sounder 
 
On December 15, 2020 at approximately 10:30pm the Gabriola Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire on Wharf Rd off of South Rd.
An abandoned pickup truck appears to have intentionally been lit on fire at this location, which is an area used by residents of Mudge Island to park their vehicles.
No one was injured; however, the Gabriola RCMP are asking for the public's assistance to identify any witnesses to the event.
If anyone has knowledge of this crime or who is responsible, please contact the Gabriola RCMP at 250-247-8333.
If you wish to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit their web site at www.crimestoppers.ca.
 
Photo by Sarah Holmes, Gabriola Sounder