**** New Glasgow Police Release
New Glasgow Regional Police investigating arson-seeking information from the public.
New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating an act of arson that occurred at the business/apartment complex on the corner of Provost Street and MacLean Street, New Glasgow. The fire was reported in the early morning hours of Sunday April 11, 2021 at approximately 7:00am. The business/apartment complex sustained extensive fire and smoke damage.
The New Glasgow Regional Police, New Glasgow Fire Department, and the Nova Scotia Provincial Fire Marshalls office has determined that the fire was intentionally set.
The New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying those involved or any information that may assist in the investigation.
Police are also asking the public to check camera footage, dash cams, and other video devices that may assist investigators in solving this crime.
As arson investigation continues, police are urging the public to remain vigilant and report any unusual or suspicious activity,” said Constable Ken Macdonald. “Any information provided may be crucial in helping solve this investigation.”
If you have any information about this incident, please contact New Glasgow Regional Police at 902-752-1941. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or use the P3 Tips App.