News

Wednesday's grass fire suspicious

RCMP are investigating a suspicious grass fire, that occurred on Old Vernon Road on Wednesday.
Police were called to the field, in the 5900 block of Old Vernon Road, at around 11:20 p.m. on July 6, to find that local fire crews had already doused the flames.
Subsequent investigation revealed evidence indicating the intentional use of an accelerant to ignite the grass.
Police are asking for any information concerning this incident. If anyone recalls any suspicious activity in the area around 11 p.m. on July 6, please call the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Security stepped up in B.C. after attacks in Ottawa
 
Woman charged with concealing infants
 
UPDATE: B.C. legislature on alert before Ottawa shooting
West Kootenay Roller Derby League season opens
 
Fiscally responsible
 
Burn Fund Centre breaks ground
Albas off to Ottawa
 
Pharmasave helps with international health care
 
Chew On This challenge

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.