Arson – Dartmouth

On Saturday October 11, 2008 at approximately 4:30 am the Halifax Regional Fire Department responded to the Dartmouth Marie Slips where an old Coast Guard vessel was fully engulfed in flames.

This fire is suspicious and the investigation is continuing.

On Friday October 10, at 6:45 am there was a similar incident involving a smaller vessel in the same area.

If you have information regarding these crimes please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or submit a Secure Web Tip at Also by a TEXT “TIP202 plus your message to CRIMES (274637)”. If your tip leads to an arrest you could qualify for a cash award between $50.00 and $2,000. Remember Crime Stoppers wants your information not your name.