Mounties consider fires that destroyed Eel River Crossing businesses suspicious


RCMP are investigating a pair of suspicious fires that happened within hours of each other in Eel River Crossing.

Police and fire crews responded to the fires at Cabonon du Nord on Rue Principale and Les Cabanons Restigouche on Welsh Road late Tuesday night and into the early morning Wednesday.

Mounties are working with the province's Fire Marshal to determine the cause.

Anyone with information about the fires, or who may have seen someone around the buildings at the time, is asked to contact RCMP or Crime Stoppers.