Arson suspected in burning of garbage truck

June 10, 2019
Eel River Crossing, New Brunswick

News release


Burned garbage truck

The Campbellton RCMP is asking for the public's help in identifying the person or people responsible for a suspected arson of a municipal garbage truck in Eel River Crossing, N.B.

On June 9, 2019, just after 10 a.m., police received a report of a black, 2019 International brand garbage truck being damaged by fire. The incident is believed to have occurred sometime between 11 p.m. on June 8 and 9 a.m. on June 9.

The truck was parked on a property on Welsh Road in Eel River Crossing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Campbellton RCMP detachment at 506-789-6000. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by Secure Web Tips at


Contact information

Sgt. Francois Coté
Campbellton Detachment
Northeast District RCMP

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