Bay St. George RCMP investigates arson of vehicle parked near TCH

January 31, 2023
Bay St. George, Newfoundland and Labrador

News release

Bay St. George RCMP is investigating an arson of a vehicle which occurred sometime this past weekend between January 28 and 29, 2023.

On the afternoon of January 29, police received a report of a burned-out black Mazda CX5 located in a small parking area near Camp 180 Road, just off the TCH, near Stephenville. The vehicle was completely destroyed by a fire which is believed to have been intentionally set.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone who has information on this crime, the identity of the individual(s) responsible, or who may have witnessed suspicious activity in this area over the past weekend, is asked to contact Bay St. George RCMP at (709) 643-2118. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit or use the P3Tips app.


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