RCMP investigating suspicious fire

June 10, 2022
Sackville, New Brunswick

News release

The Sackville RCMP is investigating a suspicious fire at a lighthouse in Cape Tormentine, N.B.

On June 9, 2022, at approximately 11 a.m., members of the Sackville RCMP and Bayfield Fire Department responded to a report of a fire at a Lighthouse off of Highway 960 near Vista Drive. The lighthouse was loaded on a large trailer and set to be moved to another location. The lighthouse and the trailer were completely destroyed by the fire

The New Brunswick Fire Marshal was consulted, but did not attend the scene. The investigation deemed the fire to be suspicious in nature, and police continue to investigate the cause.

Anyone with information about this fire or who may have witnessed suspicious activity in the area during the morning hours of June 9 is asked to contact the Sackville RCMP at 506-364-5023. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by downloading the secure P3 Mobile App, or by Secure Web Tips at www.crimenb.ca.

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Contact information

Cpl. René Blanchard
Sackville Detachment
Southeast District RMCP
506-364-5023

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