Suspicious fire in East Tracadie, N.S. damages travel trailers, 300 lobster traps: RCMP

(Photo courtesy: New Brunswick RCMP)

RCMP is investigating a suspicious fire in East Tracadie, N.S. that destroyed a travel trailer and a building containing 300 lobster traps.

According to police, two other travel trailers were also damaged as a result of the fire, causing roughly $150,000 in damage.

"Based on preliminary investigation, police believe the fire to be suspicious in nature and that the travel trailer was targeted," police said in a release.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Antigonish RCMP or Crime Stoppers.