News

Fire suspects sought

Public assistance is sought after a suspicious fire on the Okanagan Indian Reserve.

Flames roared through the former OK Funland Go-Karts building on Westside Road, at Highway 97, Sunday at about 8:30 p.m.

“The RCMP and Okanagan Indian  Band Fire Department continue their investigation into this suspicious fire which is believed to have been set by unknown persons between 8 and 8:30 p.m.,” said Cpl. Gerry Kovacs, with the RCMP.

“Police are seeking the public’s assistance for information relating to any vehicle or persons observed in the area during that time.”

The building has been abandoned for some time.

Anybody with any information on the theft is asked to call the local detachment at 250-545-7171, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

 

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 ...

New commander in charge of Lake Country RCMP
 
High water remains a concern throughout North Okanagan
 
Tips for the Elk Valley Outdoor Enthusiasts
EK P.A.R.T.Y. Program is gearing up for its children’s shopping party
 
Speed ‘candi-dating’ returns to library
 
Nelson council drops everything and reads
Transportation Minister revs up B.C. speed limit reform debate
 
Bear bin on back burner
 
Kokanee movie takes over Fernie

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

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

Oct 19 edition online now. Browse the archives.