Suspected case of arson in Bible Hill under investigation


Colchester District RCMP is investigating a suspected case of arson at a residence in Bible Hill Estates Trailer Park.

Police say a woman went home to pick up an item yesterday and smoke poured from the building on Wild Chance Drive when she opened the door.

The woman called 911 and the Bible Hill Fire Department responded to the scene.

Police responded around 8:20 a.m. and say firefighters noted signs that the fire had been intentionally set.

The home was empty at the time and no one was injured.

The RCMP say it's believed the fire was set between 10 p.m. on Sunday and 8:20 a.m. yesterday, and are asking to speak with anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area in that time period.