May 2, 2018, Birchtown, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia . . . On April 24, Shelburne RCMP responded to a suspicious fire on Hwy. 3 in Birchtown. Investigators worked with the Fire Marshal to determine the fire was suspicious. Witnesses told police they saw a small car leaving the area between 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. that evening, and police need help from the public to identify the vehicle and the occupants. No other descriptors are available at this time. The building that was burnt was a home that had been unoccupied. No one was hurt as a result of the fire.
Shelburne RCMP is asking anyone who has information about this incident to call them at 902-875-2490. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit by secure online tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca.