RCMP Okotoks Detachment – Structure Fire, Possible Arson

Okotoks, Alberta – On April 5, 2015 at approximately 4 a.m., members on patrol noted a fire at a residence located at 16022, 402 Avenue East, MD of Foothills.  A 911 call was received from a passerby as the RCMP and the fire department responded.

On arrival at the scene, the residence was fully involved, and no persons were found at the scene.  No fatalities or injuries reported.  The initial investigation shows evidence that the fire may have been deliberately set.  Members of the Okotoks RCMP detachment will be securing the scene until fire investigators are able to attend and further the investigation on April 6, 2015.

If you have information, please call the Okotoks RCMP Detachment at 403-995-6400. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.